RASAT

Turkey to launch Earth Observation Satellite

The launch of Turkey's Earth Observation Satellite Göktürk-2 is scheduled for 19 December 2012, 18:13 Turkey time. Turkey’s first domestic observation satellite, Rasat, was successfully launched into space in August 2011.

English

Publishing Date: 

Wed, 12/12/2012 - 16:05

Country/Region: 

Wed, 12/12/2012

August 2011

Nigerian satellites are picture perfect

Nigeria's latest Earth observation satellites have returned their first pictures. The spacecraft, launched on 17 August, give the African nation a powerful new capability to map its own lands and other parts of the globe.

English

Country/Region: 

Publishing Date: 

Mon, 29/08/2011 - 15:06

latitude: 

9

longitude: 

8

Dnepr rocket boosts seven satellites into Earth orbit

Seven small satellites to serve organizations on four continents rocketed out of a missile silo in Russia and roared into orbit on Wednesday, August 17, on top of a Dnepr rocket. The international payloads blasted off at 0712 GMT (3:12 a.m. EDT) from a space base near Yasny, Russia, a small community in the Orenburg region in the southern part of the country.

English

Country/Region: 

Publishing Date: 

Thu, 18/08/2011 - 16:11

latitude: 

51

longitude: 

60
Zircon - This is a contributing Drupal Theme
Design by WeebPal.