SA could lead on micro satellites, says Sansa

2013-11-18 07:46
Researchers put the final touches on the ZACUBE-1 micro satellite. (F'SATI)

Researchers put the final touches on the ZACUBE-1 micro satellite. (F'SATI)

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Cape Town - The commercial opportunities represented by micro satellites is one that South Africa could not only take advantage of, but lead, the South African National Space Agency (Sansa) has said.

Benefits

Space

Sansa said that the country is prepared to look seriously at space research because of the benefits accelerated technology can have on the economy.

Examples

- Follow Duncan on Twitter

Read more on:    sansa  |  space
NEXT ON NEWS24X

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
5 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

 
/News
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.