FORMOSAT-5, the first remote sensing satellite developed by Taiwan, is scheduled for launch on August 24 from California.

FORMOSAT-5, the first remote sensing satellite developed by Taiwan, is scheduled for launch on August 24 (Taiwan Standard Time August 25) from California. Its images will contribute to national security, technological diplomacy, academic research, environmental monitoring, disaster prevention and relief, and international humanitarian relief. It demonstrates the benefits of technical cooperation between Taiwan and the U.S.
For more information: http://www.nspo.narl.org.tw/en2016/projects/FORMOSAT-5/program-description.html

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