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"This is an opportunity for Tunisian students and researchers to contribute to the enhancement of Tunisia's position as an emerging nation in the global space industry. Our goal is to make ESPITA engineering school one of the best African universities for the most brilliant and elite students in the field of space science and engineering, and to provide high world-class level training to qualify the next generation of engineers that will develop the local African space industry." - Aouinet Hana, Project Coordinator, Director of ESPITA
Mission e-patches awarded to École Supérieure Privée d'Ingénierie et de Technologie Appliquée
The objective of TUNSAT 1 is mainly to build the capacity of Tunisia in the aerospace industry and to demonstrate that we are capable of ground-space communication using self-built technologies. Furthermore, TUNSAT 1, being the first non-commercial Tunisian CubeSat, will have a great impact on the Tunisian people by raising awareness of the importance and accessibility of space in modern days.