What is the full meaning of NASRDA?
National Space Research and Development Agency
When was NASRDA established?
5th May, 1999.
How many satellites has NASRDA launched till date?
Was any of these built by Nigerian Engineers and Scientists?
Yes, the Nigeria Sat X was built by Nigerian Engineers and Scientists
Why does Nigeria launch her satellites on foreign soil despite having a Space Agency that has been around for such a long time?
Nigeria is yet to build a functional Launching facility which requires quite a huge capital
How is NASRDA being funded?
From inception till now, NASRDA is being funded by the government of Nigeria.
How can I get satellite images from NASRDA?
Satellite images are got on request from the Agency
Are they being sold?
Satellite images for commercial purposes are for sale, while they are given out free for research purposes by Nigerian students
Are NASRDA's satellites functional?
Yes, only one (NigComSat1) was lost after 18months and was replaced by NigComSat1R, the remaining ones are functioning well
What is the name of NASRDA's Pioneer Director General?
Prof Seidu Onailo Mohammed