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nepal’s first satellite

NepaliSat-1 to lift off on April 17 from Virginia USA

As NepaliSat-1, the country’s own satellite is all set to be launched on April 17 from Virginia, USA, the Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) has called a tender to set up a ground station to monitor and keep the records sent from the satellite. The satellite will be launched by Orbital ATK, an American aerospace manufacturer and…
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Nepal inks deal to operate a national communications satellite

The Nepal Telecommunications Authority and Frech-Italian satellite manufacturer Thales Alenia Space signed an agreement on March 11 yielding a letter of intent expressing Nepal’s desire to operate a national communications satellite. Although no contract on manufacturing has been signed by the Nepali and French officials yet, the parties are…
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