The Egyptian Space Agency recently hosted the faculty and supporting staff of the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Cairo. The purpose was a scientific visit to the Space Agency. Dr Tay Al-Sayed Abdel Raziq, Chairman of the Scientific Culture Committee, was in attendance to get to know its factories and laboratories. The delegation conducted a tour inside the Agency factories. This included the satellite assembly, integration and testing centre, the space qualification laboratory, the engineering model, as well as the educational satellite project laboratory (Space Keys).
Dr Mohamed Khalil Iraqi, Vice-President of the Space Agency, expressed his happiness with the visit and emphasized the importance of the role of universities in disseminating space-related information. Accordingly, he described the technical projects and initiatives undertaken by the Agency and stressed the importance of the role of universities in spreading space culture and its domination in Egypt.
The delegation expressed its happiness about the tour. Furthermore, Dr Mohamed Al-Qousi, Dr Mohamed Khalil Iraqi, and Dr Tay Al-Sayed Abdel Raziq took memorial photos.
Faleti Joshua is an avid lover of space in all its incomprehensible nature. He holds both an LL.B and a B.L degree. Joshua is a lover of music and a lawyer in his free time.