Israel Space Agency
Israel Space Agency (ISA), a part of Israel’s Ministry of Science and Technology, coordinates and supervises the national civil space program. Its objectives include establishing national space policy, and developing external relations and collaborations with other space agencies. ISA
promotes scientific research activity and space exploration initiatives that involve Israeli academic institutions and industries.
The agency especially supports scientific R&D with real economic potential, such as the development of new, innovative and unique technologies. The agency also strives to produce and manufacture new lines of products, to create and establish a new generation of scientists in the field of space science and exploration, and to support and encourage expansion and growth of related space industries. ISA's objectives also include establishing technologically advanced, national capabilities in areas in which Israel is relatively leading, especially remote sensing and micro-satellites, including developing the means of launching them into space.