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Egypt's skies to witness peak of Delta Aquarids meteor shower Thursday

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 11:54 GMT

Egypt's skies will witness the peak of the Delta Aquarids meteor shower next Thursday, with the number of meteors reaching about 20 meteors per hour in dark places, and it can be seen with the naked eye provided the sky is dark and free of clouds.

Egypt to launch new satellite from Florida on board of SpaceX's Falcon 9

Wed, 08 Jun 2022 - 04:45 GMT

Egypt will launch Wednesday from Florida a new satellite dubbed “Nilesat 301” on the SpaceX rocket “Falcon 9.”

Egypt’s astronomy research institute posts beautiful picture of Milky Way

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 - 12:41 GMT

The official page of the National Research Institute Of Astronomy & Geophysics (NRIAG) in Egypt published a picture Tuesday of the galactic arm, which is the spiral arm of the galaxy we live in.

Students at 100 technical schools to learn satellite technology

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 - 09:24 GMT

The protocol also consists of delivering lectures to school students on space technology.

South Korean Amb. visits Egypt’s Space Agency, praises Egypt’s efforts in space sector

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 02:09 GMT

The South Korean Ambassador to Cairo Hong Jin-Wook visited the headquarters of the Egyptian Space Agency, Tuesday, where he praised the Egyptian efforts and capabilities, and pushed for furthering bilateral cooperation in space sector.

ICESCO Global Space Science Forum kicks off on November 1

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 - 01:56 GMT

The forum will be held with the participation of high-level officials from specialized international organizations and institutions, as well as astronauts, experts and researchers in space sciences and related industries.

Egypt’s Space City to be officially launched in 2022: Official

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 01:06 GMT

The satellite city includes 23 buildings, four of which have been established, and works at five others are underway.

Egyptian Space Agency says Egypt to launch 4 satellites in 2022

Sat, 21 Aug 2021 - 11:07 GMT

The project is part of the strategy of the Egyptian State for upgrading the peaceful use of sciences and space technology, he pointed out in statements to MENA.

Egypt works with 5 fellow African states to build satellite tracking climate change

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 - 02:54 GMT

Those are Ghana, Sudan, Kenya, Nigeria, and Uganda.

Egypt to launch 2 satellites next year

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 - 02:01 GMT

The“Nexsat 1” weighs 65 kilograms, while the "Egypt Sat-2" satellite weighs 330 kilograms, he added.

Out-of-control Chinese rocket passed by Egypt twice since Thursday: Official

Wed, 05 May 2021 - 04:02 GMT

Many concerns rise as the location where the debris of the rocket will fall and impact could not be identified.

Memory of the day:- Soviet astronaut Yuri Gagarin makes 1st human flight into space in 1961

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 02:07 GMT

On April 12, many important events that changed the world map took place.

Egypt launches National Center for Spatial Information Infrastructure carrying out space imaging

Sat, 22 Aug 2020 - 03:04 GMT

The center is affiliated to the Ministry of Planning, Follow-up, and Administrative Development.

Egypt to study impact of climate change on environment via satellites

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 01:35 GMT

The Environmental Affairs Ministry announced Tuesday it has signed a cooperation protocol with the Egyptian Space Agency.

President Sisi congratulates UAE on launching "Hope" probe to Mars

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 12:04 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi congratulated the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on launching Sunday the Arab World's first probe to Mars called "Hope."

How Tiba-1 satellite contributes in securing Egyptian borders

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 11:56 GMT

The satellite was launched in November.

'Journey to Mars' workshop to be held in Future Library on Aug. 22

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 - 02:27 GMT

The workshop targets children between 9 and 15 years old and includes a range of activities that develop their skills of questioning, research and exploration.

A journey to the space with acclaimed astronaut Daniel Tani

Sun, 07 Jul 2019 - 12:09 GMT

Egypt Today sat down with the acclaimed American astronaut where he revealed a lot of interest facts about his spacewalks.

High winds force SpaceX to postpone first launch of Starlink satellites

Thu, 16 May 2019 - 09:34 GMT

Billionaire Elon Musk’s SpaceX postponed a planned Wednesday night blastoff of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the first 60 satellites.

NASA scraps all-women spacewalk for lack of well-fitting suits

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - 08:39 GMT

The US space agency NASA scrapped Monday a planned historic spacewalk by two women astronauts.

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