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« Reply #20 on: 05/14/2012 03:46 PM »
Iran to send living creature into space by next 3 months

 TEHRAN (ISNA)-The Head of Iranian Space Agency (ISA) said Wednesday the country plans to send living creature into space by next 3 months.

What kind of living creature?

Rat, mouse, turtle, frog?

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« Reply #21 on: 05/14/2012 05:29 PM »
Iran to send living creature into space by next 3 months

 TEHRAN (ISNA)-The Head of Iranian Space Agency (ISA) said Wednesday the country plans to send living creature into space by next 3 months.

What kind of living creature?

Rat, mouse, turtle, frog?

As far as I know they still intend to launch a primate.

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« Reply #22 on: 08/01/2012 11:25 PM »
Iran to send living creature into space by next 3 months

 TEHRAN (ISNA)-The Head of Iranian Space Agency (ISA) said Wednesday the country plans to send living creature into space by next 3 months.

What kind of living creature?

Rat, mouse, turtle, frog?

Iran to Launch Monkey into Space
http://en.rian.ru/science/20120801/174910464.html
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The Kavoshgar-5 satellite carrier with a bio-capsule holding a rhesus monkey is to be launched between August 19 and 20, he added.
The rocket will be orbited at an altitude of 120 to 130 kilometers above the Earth’s surface.

I think Kavoshgar-5 is suborbital flight, not satellite ???

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