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South Africa

The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) was founded in July 2006. University of Stellenbosch and its commercial subsidiairy SunSpace are working on several mini-satellites for earth observation. All should be launched before 2010. MMsat: Mobile Multispectral Satellite. 6.5 m resolution. Future ZAsat 1 MSMIsat: High Temporal Resolution satellite MXsat: High Spectral Resolution satellite. 2 to 4 m resolution, already sold to Saudi Arabia.

Satellite launched

1999
Sunsat

2009
Sumbandila

2013
ZAcube 1

2014
Kondor E


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