SAA turnaround strategy takes off

Management and the board of South African Airways (SAA) are working around the clock to turn the airline’s fortunes around. “The board of SAA has...

South Africa’s SKA takes another step forward

According to SKA South Africa, the proposed site in the Karoo for the core of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) is one of the quietest places...

Virtual sky display in MeerKAT control room

Article republished with kind permission from SKA Africa. A real-time virtual sky display has been installed as part of the newly deployed control room in the...

Africa could host the world’s most powerful telescope

South Africa battles Australia and New Zealand for vast £1.3bn stargazer Square Kilometre Array project South Africa is ready to host the world's most powerful...

Press Invitation to the Public Viewing of Deployment of Kenya’s First Satellite (1KUNS-PF CUBESAT)

The Embassy of Japan in Kenya in collaboration with the Government of Kenya will hold a public viewing of the deployment of Kenya’s first...

South Africa gets its own NASA

South Africa launched its own Space Agency, a comprehensive Space Policy and there is talk about creating a satellite launch facility in the future. "The...

SAA looks to voluntary carbon offset project

Pretoria - State owned enterprise South African Airways (SAA) is exploring the implementation of a voluntary carbon offset project that can support the development...

Namibia’s satellite centre to warn of disaster threats

A new satellite data centre in Namibia will help farmers prepare for droughts, floods, bushfires and pests. The Earth Observation and Satellite Applications Research and...

SKA South Africa and NRAO to deepen collaboration in 2011

News article republished with kind permission from SKA Africa. By Debra Shepherd, MeerKAT project office, Cape Town On 17 September 2008, the South African SKA Project...

Lost in Space?

Today a communique from the African Union (AU) stated they wish to establish an African Space Agency in partnership with the International Telecommunications Union....

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