Sepehr (radar)

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Sepehr (OTHR) is an Over-the-horizon radar system being developed by Iran.

Little is known of the project, except it has a reported range of 3,000 kilometers.[1] It was scheduled to enter operational status in 2013.[2] In August 2013, Iran announced completion of a first stage of the project with a range of only 300-700km.[3] In 2014 Iran announced it wished to establish a Space Based radar system.[4] [5] It is currently expected to be finalised by the end of 2014.[6]

The name Sepehr' means sky.

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