A breakdown of the 30 satellites launched by African nations

Distribution of Satellites launched by Africa Countries

A regional analysis of the growth plan of several African nations reveals a trend of increased interest in space science and technology. With South Africa launching its 7th satellite and Kenya launching its first in 2018, the continent could be set to begin a low scale space race. A space race of satellite launches and…

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