Oman to launch country’s first satellite in 2024

SourceArab News
SectorTechnology
CountryOman

Oman to launch country’s first satellite in 2024 Oman to launch country’s first satellite in 2024 Plans for Oman to join the world’s spacefaring countries began in 2006. (AFP file photo) Short Url Updated 46 min 59 sec ago Arab News Oman to launch country’s first satellite in 2024 Plans for Oman to join the world’s spacefaring countries began in 2006 Updated 46 min 59 sec ago Arab News Follow @arabnews DUBAI: Oman plans to be the next Arab nation to join the space race with the launch of its first satellite in 2024, according to Said bin Hamoud Al-Mawali, the country’s minister of transport, communications and information technology. “We have to address the role of the private sector to this effect, and establish a company to launch the first satellite in 2024,” Al-Mawali said in a report from daily Times of ...read more...