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Omani entrepreneur popularises space science

Omani entrepreneur popularises area science

Eng Bahiya’s agency, Global Space & Technology Company (GSTC) is the one non-public firm in Oman that specialises in area sector.

Set up in 2017, the corporate, is conducting a examine to establish one of the best satellite tv for pc launch places in Oman and has began an area hub (https://gstc.space/), which is a platform for these interested by area. The firm can be planning to return out with a guide on area.

Speaking to Muscat Daily, Eng Bahiya mentioned, “GSTC continues its efforts in imparting knowledge about space and related technologies to those interested in Oman through initiatives and projects. “We are conducting a study on identifying the best locations in Oman for launch stations. We have set up Space Hub for people who are interested in space and new technologies. It’s a platform for people to come together and work on space projects.”

The firm has additionally come out with an encyclopaedia on area known as Space Cards by Augmented Reality Technology. “It helps people explore space and gain information about planets, space and galaxies. We have also opened VR_Hub Lounge at the Muscat Grand Mall. It’s a state-of-the-art virtual educational game lounge.”

She mentioned that GSTC supplies session companies to private and non-private sector corporations too. “We offer consultations, organise knowledge-transfer workshops, and host management services projects in space technologies, telecommunications, satellites and new technologies, professional development programmes such as security and space, satellite communication, satellite navigation/GNSS, edutainment centres related to science and technology, space habitat simulation centres, space technologies, space policy and space law.”

Speaking in regards to the firm’s future plans, she added, “We believe that Oman has talents who can work on new technologies and space sector. Big investment is needed in this sector but gains will be massive. We understand the importance of getting communities involved to be part of continuous evolution in the world.”

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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