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NileSat Signs Contract To Build NileSat 301 Communications Satellite

Egypt's publicly-traded satellite operator NileSat has signed a contract with French aerospace giant Thales Alenia Space for the manufacture and in-orbit delivery of a...

Egypt’s NTRA Working To Operate Licenses Of Tiba-1 Satellite

Egypt's National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (NTRA) is in the process of finalizing commercial licensing agreements for the recently-launched Tiba-1 communications satellite with the company...

Egypt Launches TIBA-1 Communications Satellite On-board Ariane 5 Rocket

Egypt's TIBA-1 communications satellite was successfully blasted off into space on-board Ariane 5 rocket alongside Inmarsat GX5 on Arianespace's VA250 flight.  The launch took place...

Egypt To Launch A Pan-African Satellite Development Initiative On Wednesday

The Egyptian Space Agency is set to launch a pan-African satellite project dubbed the African Development Satellite Initiative (AfDev-Sat) on Wednesday during the initiative's...

Update: Arianespace Confirms Launch of Egypt’s TIBA-1 Satellite Is Today

Arianespace's VA250 flight scheduled to launch Egypt's TIBA-1 communications satellite and Inmarsat GX5 on-board the dual-payload Ariane 5 rocket scheduled for Friday, November 22...

Egypt’s Minister of Investment, Chinese Ambassador Sign USD 42 Million Grant...

Egypt’s Minister of Investment and International Cooperation, Sahr Nasr, on Saturday inked a USD 42 million grant with the Ambassador of China to Egypt,...

ITU Members Agree To New Milestones For Non-geostationary Satellite Deployment

Delegates representing the ITU Member States have agreed at the World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-19) in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, to adopt an innovative new milestone-based...

Roscosmos Confirms Talks With Cairo Over Sending Egyptian Astronaut To Space

Russia’s State Space Corporation is in talks with Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Turkey over the possibility of sending their astronauts into space onboard the...

Egypt’s TIBA-1 Communications Satellite To Be Launched On 22 November

Egypt's TIBA-1 communications satellite is set for launch into space on 22 November onboard Ariane 5 rocket from the Spaceport in French Guiana, alongside...

World Radiocommunication Conference Kicks Off Today In Egypt

The World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC ’19) begins today in Sharm El-Sheikh and will conclude on 22 November 2019. The conference was preceded by the ITU...

Egypt To Send An Egyptian Astronaut To The International Space Station

The Egyptian Space Agency is planning to send an Egyptian astronaut on a mission to the International Space Station, according to a recent statement...

Egypt’s TIBA-1 Military Communication Satellite Ready For launch

In 2014, Egypt President signed an arms deal with the then French President, Francois Hollande reported being worth about USD 1.2 billion. Part of the...

Africa Poised To Secure 5G mmWave Spectrum Amid Clash With European...

African leaders and industry experts are poised to attend the World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19)  holding in Egypt from 28 October to 22 November, which...

Chinese Ambassador, Egypt’s Minister of Education Inspect Egypt’s Satellite AIT Centre

Egypt's Minister of Higher Education, Khaled Abdel Ghafar, on Sunday, inspected the site of the country's satellite assembly, integration and test (AIT) centre alongside...

Rwanda and Egypt Launch Africa’s Latest Satellites In Space

The African space industry records another milestone as Rwanda and Egypt launch their 1st and 8th satellites (NARSScube-1 and RWASat-1), respectively. The satellites carried...

Directory of all space-related institutions in Africa

We are glad to announce the launch of a comprehensive visual directory of all space institutions and industry actors in the African space sector....

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