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Image – 25 July 2014

Image – 25 July 2014

      Image taken morning of 25 July 2014, showing southern Africa with cold front. Maputo Bay is visible on right.          
ISILaunch07 CubeSat Launch support

ISILaunch07 CubeSat Launch support

      On the 19th of June 2014, ISILaunch’s ISILaunch07 mission lifted-off aboard a DNEPR launch vehicle from Yasny, Russia. The ISILaunch part of launch consisted of 22 spacecraft. The mission made use of ISIS’s QuadPack dispensers and iMDC … Continued
SA AMSAT Space Symposium 2014

SA AMSAT Space Symposium 2014

      We were invited to give a mission update at the SA AMSAT‘s Space Symposium on Saturday (24 May 2014) at the Innovation Hub in Pretoria. The event was well attended and even had representatives from SANSA in … Continued
ZACUBE-1 Close Approach Notifications

ZACUBE-1 Close Approach Notifications

      Week nine of the year will go down as quite an eventful week for ZACUBE-1 (TshepisoSat), literally dodging two bullets involving speeds in the kilometres per second range. The first close approach notification arrived the morning of … Continued