The Telecommunications Satellite Angosat-2 is ready to begin its commercial process, a month and a half after being launched into orbit.
The information was released this Wednesday, in Luanda, by the Minister of Telecommunications Information and Social Communication Technologies, Mário Oliveira, who also informed that the final tests of the satellite had been concluded.
“The final tests of Angosat-2 were signed with the Russian side. Today the satellite is ours”, underlined Mário Oliveira.
The minister was speaking during a seminar to present the valences and benefits of the National Space Programme, from the perspective of economic development.
The event will also present the various projects that are part of the National Space Programme, such as the benefits of ANGOSAT-2, the Satellite Mission and Control Center (MCC) and the space applications TECH-Gest, TECH-Agro and TECH- Ecology.