SpaceX launched two Kazakhstan satellites
Today, December 4, at 00:32 Astana time, two Kazakhstan spacecraft were launched from the spaceport Vanderberg (California, USA) of the space science and technology system (CS NTN) - the KazSTSat microsatellite and the KazSciSat-1 nanosatellite on the Falcon 9 launch vehicle, Kazpravda.kz cites the Ministry of Defense and Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan reporting.
The start was normal.
“The purpose of the NTN CS is development of technologies for the design, assembly and testing of low-orbit spacecraft, conducting scientific research on the Earth’s ionosphere, and obtaining flight history for the technological load (subsystem of own design),” the ministry explained.
For the first time Kazakhstan specialists of Kalam LLP of NK Kazakhstan Garysh Sapary JSC took part in the creation of space vehicles.