Muscat: Oman needs to establish its own space agency, in collaboration with local educational institutes and global partnerships with key space
agencies, a space technology expert said.
This project will demonstrate responsive, high precision laser and optical tracking of space debris, improved space situational awareness for key space
assets, and fully remote and automated operation of a high performance laser tracking system.
The book documents key space
missions since the launch of Sputnik, provides a history of the universe from the Big Bang to the present, and details some of the most intriguing aspects of space, such as Martian dust storms and the nature of dark matter.
The Space Alliance Technology Outreach Program (SATOP) is a cooperative program sponsored by Florida's Technological Research and Development Authority (TRDA), NASA and key space
industry private contractors and corporations, and the CED.