NASA to consider application of Azerbaijani Aviation Academy for int’l competition
Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 4
By Huseyn Veliyev - Trend:
The application of the National Aviation Academy of Azerbaijan for participation in the NASA international competition CanSat (Student Satellite) will be considered until Feb. 1, the Academy told Trend.
The preparation of the team for participation in the competition will begin after the appropriate response is received.
The competition will be held in June 2019 at the Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas.
The local competition CanSat Azerbaijan started at the end of last year. The selection stage was completed on Dec. 28. From January until March 3 of the current year, the teams participating in the competition need to make preliminary designs and carry out design work to prepare small satellite models.
As part of the next stage (until May 31), the teams will have to prepare small satellite models, while the preliminary and final stages of their launch are planned for June.
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