Inside the Algerian Space Sector

A country-level analysis

The Algerian communication satellite -1 (Alcomsat-1)

Algeria’s space programme is one of the most prominent in Africa, boasting a fleet of six satellites and three observatories. The Nation also boasts two research telescopes and multiple capacity development programmes. Algeria’s space programme is spearheaded by the Algerian Space Agency (ASAL). The North African country does not have space legislation, but its space...

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