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Iranian unguided solid propellant artillery rocket, licensed production of Chinese Type 83. Entered service in 1986.

Standard warhead: 300 kg (660 lb). Maximum range: 40 km (24 mi). Boost Propulsion: Solid rocket. Initial Operational Capability: 1985.

Status: Active.
Payload: 300 kg (660 lb).

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Associated Countries
  • Iran Iran, following a thirty year effort to acquire foreign technology however possible, launched its first satellite in 2009. More...

See also
  • missile Guided self-propelled military weapon (as opposed to rocket, an unguided self-propelled weapon). More...

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