Bulgarian space studies - past, present and future

  • P. Getsov
  • Published 2003 in
    International Conference on Recent Advances in…
This paper presents chronologically the Bulgarian achievements in space research. The creation and development of the Space Research Institute (SRI) started in 1969 and in 1972 Bulgaria launched its first space equipment onboard the Intercosmos-8 satellite. A number of joint satellites, heavy geophysical and meteo rockets under the Intercosmos program were… CONTINUE READING