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UK Space Agency International Partnership Programme (IPP) Scholarships

UK Space Agency International Partnership Programme (IPP) Scholarships

UK Space Agency International Partnership Programme (IPP) Scholarships for Doctoral studies at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland   The IPP is a programme run by the UK Space Agency that focuses strongly on using the UK space sector’s research … Continued
2017: F’SATI celebrates new MSc graduates

2017: F’SATI celebrates new MSc graduates

  On July 20 th 2017, F’SATI proudly graduated 6 new MSc students from the CPUT Satellite Programme.           The inaugurated graduates were: Ms Cassandra Daviane Nsumbu Lwabanji Tony Lumbwe Ms Fenni Magano Tweetheni Shidhika Mr … Continued
Vacancies at F’SATI

Vacancies at F’SATI

    The Africa Space Innovation Centre (ASIC) at the French South African Institute of Technology (F’SATI) currently has the following vacancies:   Chief Engineer   Senior Engineer   Development Engineer     See each link for more information on … Continued
Certificate in Cyber Security

Certificate in Cyber Security

    “Cyber Security is not just about technology. It’s more about people and managing risks in cyber space.” “Spy Cables expose South Africa’s alarming security failings” These are just some of the headings around the globe today as spy … Continued
Training in cyber security

Training in cyber security

      “Ex-Israeli agents’ threatened cyber attack on South Africa” “Spy Cables expose South Africa’s alarming security failings” These are just some of the headings around the globe today as spy documents are released on sites such as www.aljazeera.com … Continued
Certificate in Cyber Security – Short course

Certificate in Cyber Security – Short course

      Are you interested in cyber security? This short course might be for you!   For more information and to register for the course.   Offered in partnership between the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), French South … Continued
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
ZACUBE-1 Close Approach Notification – 29 June 2014

ZACUBE-1 Close Approach Notification – 29 June 2014

      Over the weekend ZACUBE-1 (TshepisoSat) had close approach with another space object. In this case it was a piece of Fengyun 1C debris. The debris was created by a Chinese anti-satellite missile test that was conducted on … 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