How Can Africa Tap its Potential for Vertical Satellite Launches

The Luigi Broglio Space Center served as a launch site for nine Italian and international satellites between 1967 and 1988

This article will analyse the several unexplored potentials that continental Africa has regarding vertical satellite launches. When choosing a satellite launch location, several important factors come into play; this article will explore how much of these factors Africa can provide concerning other regions.  Obsolete African spaceports Despite Africa’s present incapacity to launch its satellites on...

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