Pakistan set to launch PakTES-1A this July
An RSS(remote Sensing Satellite)-PakTES- 1A is set to Launch in July 2018.
According to Dr.Mohammad Faisal,who is the Spokesperson Minister of Foreign Affairs in Pakistan a remote sensing satellite device PakTES-1A is all set to launch.This is a Remote Sensing Satellite(RSS).
It is to be launched next month.The satellite weighs 285kg and is to be launched at 610km sun-synchronous orbit, this July.
PakTES-1A – an indigenously developed 285 kg remote sensing satellite of Pakistan. It will be launched at 610 km sun-synchronous orbit in July 2018. 👍 👏👊🇵🇰 #proudofpakistaniscientists pic.twitter.com/ijpSJrrAzs
— Dr Mohammad Faisal (@DrMFaisal) June 24, 2018
The entire process of making this device has been overlooked by SUPARCO which is The Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission of Pakistan.This is the official space agency of the government of Pakistan.
SUPARCO is centric to aeronautical and aerospace research as well as being responsible for the country’s civil and public space programme.