Welcome to the SGAC Moroccan page. The place to inform yourself about the activities in Morocco.
Morocco is a kingdom in the northwest of Africa. Throughout history, it was a melting pot for different cultures due to its central crossroad for international trading. The country is an emerging country in the aerospace industry. Many big actors are investing in the kingdom making it one of the main industries of the moroccan economy.
The Royal Centre for Remote Sensing is the main space agency in Morocco, it was created in 1989 and since, it is the main coordinator and maker of the national remote sensing activities in collaboration with the ministries and Moroccan universities. The first Moroccan remote sensing satellite was “Maroc-TUBSAT” which was made in collaboration with the Technical University of Berlin and was launched in 2001. The two other satellites Mohammed IV-A & Mohammed VI-B were launched in 2017 and 2018 which are remote sensing satellites as well.