2022 in Review – South Africa Space Programme

Launch of the SANSA Space Weather Centre. Source: SANSA

South Africa has been a leader in integrating various sectors of the economy into its space programs. This has been instrumental in promoting local participation through job creation and developing the education sector. This has reduced foreign reliance on the manufacture of satellites, as evidenced by the launch of the MDSat-1 constellation of three nanosatellites. ...

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