ALGIERS-The National Space Agency (ASAL) on Monday offered a model of the first Algerian telecommunication satellite “Alcomsat-1”, launched recently from China, to President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika in recognition of his support and efforts for the development and promotion of the Algerian space programme. 

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ALGIERS-President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Monday said that Alcomsat-1 satellite was “a tool to promote space technologies for peaceful purposes and will enable Algeria access to services that were the preserve of foreign companies.”

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Alcomsat1 to be launched before end of 2017

Wednesday, 05 April 2017 18:34

ORAN- Algerian telecommunication satellite "Alcomsat-1" will be launched before the end of this year announced Wednesday, in Oran, the director of the Algerian Space Agency (ASAL) Oussedik Azzedine.