Involved in Iran's ballistic missile research and flight test launches; part of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force.According to Iranian state media, developed and produced the Ghadir (Qadir) radar system, which was reportedly used during the February 2017 "Defenders of the Velayat Skies" military drill, an exercise involving several different missile systems.
Responsible for ballistic missile research and development; part of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC).Has supported the IRGC's efforts to improve the ballistic missile capabilities of Houthi rebels in Yemen; reportedly helped Hezbollah and Palestinian militants develop missile capabilities.Has reportedly overseen an IRGC missile and space research center; has reportedly developed combat drones and the 1,900kg Salman solid-fuel motor.Receives support from the Iranian national Sayyed Mohammad Ali Haddadnezhad Tehrani.
Operates Iran's inventory of ballistic missiles; missiles reportedly include the Shahab 1 and 2 short-range ballistic missiles, the Shahab 3 medium-range ballistic missile, and the Tondar, Fateh, Zelzal and Qiam missiles; sanctioned by the European Union, the United States, as well as by the governments of Canada, Norway, Switzerland, and Japan, restricting business and financial transactions with the entity and/or freezing its assets in those countries.
Nuclear, Missile, Military
A subsidiary of Iran Electronics Industries (IEI) specializing in information technology; added on July 12, 2012 to the Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list maintained by the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), freezing its assets under U.S. jurisdiction and prohibiting transactions with U.S. parties, pursuant to Executive Order 13382, which targets proliferators of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and their delivery systems.
Has expertise in main frames, minicomputers and computer hardware and software; activities include data automation, data...
Listed by the European Union on July 26, 2010 as an entity acting on behalf of HDS Lines; removed from the E.U. list in January 2016 as part of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action. Added on September 10, 2008 to the Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list maintained by the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), pursuant to Executive Order 13382, which targets proliferators of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and their delivery systems; removed from the SDN list in January 2016 as part of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action. Sanctioned by the...
Iran's national maritime carrier; has transported prohibited military-related cargo and facilitated shipments on behalf of and destined for Iran's Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics (MODAFL) and MODAFL subordinates.
Overseen by the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ICT); reportedly established in 2003 to carry out space research and coordinate related efforts at Iran's universities and research centers; reportedly carries out directives of the Iran Space Council (ISC), also known as the Supreme Space Council, which is chaired by the Iranian president and presided over by the defense minister and other senior officials; on February 2, 2009, successfully launched Iran's first domestic satellite launch vehicle, SAFIR-2, carrying Iran's first domestic telecommunication satellite, OMID, up...
Involved in ballistic missile-related research and production, according to the U.S. Department of the Treasury.
Responsible for the development and manufacturing of liquid propellant for Iran's ballistic missile program, according to the U.S. Department of the Treasury.
Responsible for manufacturing and maintaining missile launchers and ground support equipment for Iran's ballistic missile program, according to the U.S. Department of the Treasury.