infos sur le satelite Maroc Tubsat ou "Zarkaa al Yamama"
c'est en 2001 que le satelite fut lancée sur orbite grace la fusée Zenith-2
MAGHREB ECONOMIC NEWSLETTER
N° 429, December 10th to December 14th, 2001 First Moroccan satellite launched by Russia
The first-ever Moroccan satellite was placed into orbit on December 10th by a Zenith-2 Russian satellite launcher that took off from the Baikonour Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The satellite has been placed in a low circular orbit at an altitude of 1000 km, and will carry out ground observations, data collection, and geographic localization.
Ce satelite pèse 42 kg et fut developper en pati par l'Université de Berlin, c'est le projet TUBSAT
Jaffee Center for Strategic Studies
Satellite Technology in the Middle East Morocco launched a research satellite named Zarkaa al Yamama in 2001. This satellite, weighing forty-two kilograms, was developed as part of a University of Berlin project called TUBSAT. The Moroccan satellite is of a series of satellites developed in cooperation with various countries.
http://www.tau.ac.il/jcss/sa/v7n1p5Sha.html TUBSAT project homepage
MAROC-TUBSAT was launched at December 2001. MAROC-TUBSAT:
•- 10.12.2001 Zenit
•- SSO, 98° inclination
-• 32x34x36,2 cm, 47 kg
•- Technology Demonstrators
•- Earth Observation
•- Attitude Control Experiments
•- still in operation
Ici des images prise par le satelite
bravo le Maroc !