Jul 06, 2020 | News | Jerusalem & Area

'Ofek 16' satellite successfully launched into space

The Space Administration in the Directorate of Defense Research and Development (DDR&D), of the Israel Ministry of Defense and Israel Aerospace Industries, successfully launched the “Ofek 16” reconnaissance satellite into space early Monday morning at 4:00 a.m., the Defense Ministry said.

The launch was performed from a launch site based in central Israel, using a "Shavit" launcher.

Full Story (Israel National News)