Brigadier General Martyre Hassan Tehrani Moqaddam known as the father of Iran's missile program, who was martyred in an incident while conducting reseach on a missile project.
Martyre Hassan Tehrani Moqaddam was born on 29 October 1959 in Tehran.
After spending elementary education, martyr Tehrani Moqaddam continued his education and succeeded to receive BA in "Industrial Engineering".
Hassan Tehrani Moqaddam dedicated his life to serving his country during the Iraq-Iran war in the 80s. His abilities soon turned him into the mastermind behind Iran’s indigenous missile program. Modified version of the "Scud" missile and "Shahab 3" are among the dozens of his successful achievements.
Brigadier General Hassan Tehrani-Moqaddam, known as the father of Iran's missile program, who was martyred in an incident while conducting reseach on a missile project on November 12, 2011.
Although Tehrani Moqaddam’s identity was kept a secret before his death, the sudden leap forward in Iran’s missile development program owed itself to his strong leadership as a top military engineer and strategist.
On 10 November 2014, addressing the delegates at the ceremony Iran’s parliament speaker "Ali Larijani" said that the strategic projects of General Tehrani Moqaddam had led to the dominance of Iran over missile technology and the country’s superior defense capability in the Middle East.