Iran ranks first in aerospace in the Middle East and 11th in the world, according to SCImago Journal and Country Rank database.
The statistics released by the SCImago ranking site indicates that Iran had advanced to higher positions in scientific products in the field of aerospace in 2015.
Iran stood 11th in terms of scientific production in aerospace in 2015, higher than Spain, the Netherlands, Brazil, the Switzerland, Mexico and Ukraine.
The country conquered the first position in the Middle East and 11th in the world in 2015 by publishing 341 articles and 101 citations. Iran ranked 14th in the world in the field.
The SCImago Journal & Country Rank is a publicly available portal that includes the journals and country scientific indicators developed from the information contained in the Scopus® database (Elsevier B.V.). These indicators can be used to assess and analyze scientific domains.