Nepal Launching First Its own satellite on 18 April 2019

Beginning of the Nepali New year 2076 BS, Here is a good news for all the tech buffs & Nepalese People.  Nepal is going to launch its own First Nano Satellite named "NepSat-1" on 18 April 2019 (5, Thursday, Baishak 2076, 2:31 AM Nepali Time ). 

According to Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) "Nepsat-1" could not be able to make it  self-sufficient to fully depend on other country. Anyway  it is a good pleasure for Nepali to send geo-satellite satellite to flagship space. 

This Nano Project may be a milestone in the science & technology sector of Nepal in Future. Japan's Kyushu Institute of Technology has assisted in the launch of Nepal’s own first Satellite. Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) said the Nepsat-1 satellite cost between  Rs 20-30 million and weigh of 1.33 kg.

All The Data captured by the "Nepsat-1" from space will help to collect information about landslides, wildfires, floods, Climate, landslides, Earthquake and other Unknown Future natural Disasters.  Nepal's Nano satellite "Nepsat-1"  will even make able to study trend of rapid urbanization of The Nepal. 

However, the "Nepsat-1" will not helps to acess for Communication & internet. For the this type fuction ability need a
bigger satellite cost will be around Nrs 600 billion. Nepal Launching only Rs 20-30 million Nano satelitte on the space.

This Nepali Nano satellite "Nepsat-1" will keep around 400KM away from the earth & it will  Revolve the earth 16 Times Per day (at 24 Hours) . NASA is published all the information about the "Nepsat-1" at it's official website.
Watch Live Stream : Nepal’s First Nanosatellite "NepSat-1" Space Launch at 2:31 AM on April 18, 2019