Dr. Abimbola Alale, MD and CEO of Nigcomsat, talks to Vijaya Cherian about Nigeria’s space ambitions and how she is helping to drive that vision.
Intelsat is sponsoring scholarships, each worth hundreds of dollars, for 20 students in Africa to access XinaBox’s dedicated space STEM kits and educational...
Due to the proximity to Earth, huge constellations are required to maintain coverage in LEO, so congestion is predictably going to get much worse, says Pascal...
The satellite will orbit the Earth collecting data on greenhouse gas concentrations and monitor the occurrence of red tide algae in the Arabian Gulf.
The new satellite is scheduled to reach the orbit in November, one month after its launch.
Online searches for ‘space’, ‘Emirati astronaut’, and ‘NASA’ have seen substantial increases over the past year.
The satellite will be sent to space in December aboard the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.