China to launch remote sensing satellite for Saudi Arabia

China to launch remote sensing satellite for Saudi Arabia

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Kuwait: King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) is working in their backyard to complete the preparation of components for the locally made Saudi satellite called Saudi SAT 5B. The satellite will be launched via the Chinese space rocket (Long March 2D), to support remote sensing services in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

This came in the framework of the cooperation between the Kingdom and the Republic of the People's Republic of China in various fields, including scientific field, which also includes the establishment of a project on genetics studies.

Source: SANG