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CS Defence Amb Dr. Monica Juma, PS. Defence Dr. Ibrahim Mohammed, Chair Parliamentary Committee on Defence Hon. Katoo Ole Metito, Chairperson KSA, Ag DG, CDF Rep and staff of KSA in a group photo at KSA Offices during launch of Strategic Plan 2020-2025.
Our mission is cordinating, nurturing and developing Kenya Space Sector to miximise utilization of space opportunities. Our 6 areas of focus include
Through space farming, Kenya scientists may discover how to control and regulate how sturdy a plant will grow.
Satellite provide meteorological focus e.g. earthquake prediction...
Kenya security agency can use satellite communication to track security threats.
Television, radio, telephones, internet pick up signals via communication satellites.
Satellite imaging help urban developers monitor closely and support decision making for sustainable urban planning.
Satellite imagery generates data for public and private land use.
KSA in collaboration with KMD & Kenya Airforce personnel took part in a tree planting exercise at Kibiku forest in Ngong. 1000 trees were planted during the exercise. Chief guest was DG KSA Maj Gen (Rtd) Thomas Chepkuto accompanied by DG KMD Ms Stella Aura.
DG KSA Maj Gen (Rtd) Thomas Chepkuto hosted H.E Dr. Virander Paul, India High Commissioner to Kenya. Discussions were geared towards co-operation in the Space sector.
Chairperson KSA Board Of Directors Maj Gen (Rtd) James Aruasa chaired the 11th ordinary Full Board meeting. Present at the Agency HQ were Committee chairs Dr Gakuru, Ms Chesoni, Mr Okondo and Board Secretary Ag DG Maj Gen (Rtd) Thomas Chepkuto. Other members of the Board attended the meeting virtually.