Table of Iran's Ballistic Missile Arsenal

May 1, 2012

Publication Type: 

  • Weapon Program Background Report

Weapon Program: 

  • Missile

The table below sets forth what is publicly known about the size and capability of Iran's nuclear-capable ballistic missiles.

Name

Range

Payload

Propulsion

Source

CEP

Status

Scud B (Shahab-1) up to 300 km 770-1,000 kg liquid fuel, single stage Libya, North Korea ~1 km deployed
Scud C (Shahab-2) ~500 km ~700 kg liquid fuel, single stage North Korea   deployed
Shahab-3 1,300 km ~750 kg liquid fuel, single stage Russia, North Korea ~3 km deployed

Shahab-3 variants
(Qadr, Ghadr)

up to 2,000 km 750-1,000 kg liquid fuel, single stage     tested successfully
BM-25 2,500 km   liquid fuel, single stage North Korea   limited number delivered
Safir
(space launcher)
2,000 km (estimated if used as a missile) 1,000 kg liquid fuel, two stage     operational
Sejil up to 2,500 km 1,000 kg solid fuel, two stage     tested successfully