Kuwait launches its first satellite (KuwaitSat 1)

Kuwait today launched its first satellite (KuwaitSat 1) into space from Cape Canaveral Air Force Base in the US state of Florida, via a SpaceX Falcon 9 missile. And the Kuwait News Agency said the station’s readiness to receive information was confirmed and grounded images in the North Building of the College of Science from Kuwait University to capture the signals (KuwaitSat 1) after it reaches its orbit around the Earth.

The project affiliated with Kuwait University and funded by the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences with the slogan (Kuwait to Space) comes after three years of hard work and with a young man team Kuwaiti, in as the project aimed to build their capabilities in the field of satellite construction and management design and providing them with the necessary training and field experience.