July 2020

News on key developments at SupremeSAT, and general news on the Space and Satellite industry from across the web

Israel launches latest spy satellite – Satellite News Digest

Rocket: Shavit 2; Payload: Ofek 16; Date: 6 July 2020, 0100 UTC; Launch site: Palmachim air base, Israel. The launch was successful, according to Israel Ministry of Defense (ImoD), which said that Ofek 16 is an electro-optical reconnaissance satellite with advanced capabilities. http://www.sat-nd.com/archive/?id=2020070600