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SpaceX Falcon 9 Successfully Launched Taiwan’s Formosat-5

A SpaceX Falcon 9 successfully launched a long-delayed remote sensing satellite for the government of Taiwan Aug. 24, executing another first stage landing in the process. The rocket’s only payload,

Remote Sensing

Taiwan to Use Japan’s Satellite Services Until FORMOSAT-5 is Launched

According to recent news by the Taipai Times, Taiwan would seek to use Japan’s satellite services until its newest satellite, the FORMOSAT-5, can be launched later this year. Minister of

Remote Sensing

Taiwan to Launch FORMOSAT-5 Satellite in February 2016

The FORMOSAT-5 satellite has passed space environment and function tests and is expected to be launched at the end of February 2016. The FORMOSAT-5 will replace FORMOSAT-2. The biggest difference

Remote Sensing

Taiwan has Indigenously Built its First Optical Remote Sensing Instrument for FORMOSAT-5 Satellite

In recent news from Focus Taiwan, the National Applied Research Laboratories (NARLabs) of Taiwan, announced that country has indigenously built the first optical remote sensing instrument (RSI) in Taiwan that