2020-04-26 | 02:46
[size=18]The commander of the American space forces, General Jay Raymond, considered that the Iranian military satellite, "Nur-1", is useless from an intelligence standpoint.
The general wrote in a tweet via "Twitter" that the US space forces leadership continues to track two targets linked to Iran's launch of its " Noor -1" satellite, and estimates the size of the Iranian satellite as 3U Cubesat, meaning that its measurements are 10 * 10 * 30 cm.
" Iran says its satellite has imaging capabilities, but in reality it is a flop camera in space, and it is unlikely to provide intelligence," he said with irony .
The Iran announced Wednesday the launch of its first satellite military has successfully, adding that he settled in orbit at a distance of 425 km from the Earth 's surface.
A Russian radio amateur yesterday claimed that he had detected a signal from the Iranian satellite, indicating that the analysis of his data shows that the devices used by " Noor -1" are similar to those used in many small commercial satellites, and that the satellite is only "copats" Simple 6U, which means that it is 10/20/30 cm.