n MNASSA : Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa - International Astronautical Congress held in Cape Town : news notes

Volume 70, Issue 11_12
  • ISSN : 0024-8266



The 62nd Congress of the International Astronautical Federation, under its President, Berndt Feuerbacher, was held in Cape Town 3-7 October 2011 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. Dr Peter Martinez (SAAO), a former President of ASSA, was Chairman of the Local Organising Committee. The event was attended by about 3 000 delegates from about 80 countries. Among the notables attending were Charles F Bolden, Administrator of NASA and NASA astronaut Dr Catherine Coleman.

Loading full text...

Full text loading...


Article metrics loading...


This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error