IRGC – Aerospace Force

Also Known As:
Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps Air Force
Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps Aerospace Force
Air Force, IRGC (Pasdaran)
Aerospace Force of the Army of the Guardians of the Islamic Revolution (AFAGIR)
Aerospace Division of IRGC
IRGC Aerospace Force

Involved In:
Missile Weapon Program
Military Weapon Program


Person of interests:
Brig. Gen. Amir Ali Hajizadeh

Reason for the color:
On 24/10/2016 added on consolidated list of financial sanctions targets in the UK;
Listed by the European Union on June 24, 2008 as an entity linked to Iran’s proliferation-sensitive nuclear activities or Iran’s development of nuclear weapon delivery systems; with some exceptions, and within their jurisdiction, European Union member states must freeze all funds and economic resources owned, held or controlled by the listed entity, and must also ensure that funds or economic resources are not made available to or for the benefit of the listed entity;
Added on June 16, 2010 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;
Listed by the British government in 2012 as an entity of potential concern for WMD-related procurement;

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