Mohammed Faiz Kamaludin

The Art of Science

“Rules and laws differ from one country to another, but the rules of physics are a constant”. This eloquent quote made Sharafina Razin fall in love with physics. As the recipient of the 2019 HELP President’s Award, Sharafina is bound to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Astrophysics at the prestigious Queen Mary University of London this coming September. Sharafina’s journey to pursue her dreams is extraordinary, to say the least, as it began in her …

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Bangsa Angkasa

Syukran Idris has come a long way in the social entrepreneurship sector since his initial visit to an event organised by MaGIC in 2015 to launch the Malaysian Social Enterprise Blueprint. He chanced upon AstroX’s booth that promoted space-related programmes using the STEM approach. Having worked in the corporate industry for ten years, Syukran states that between the age of 30 to 35 years old, you will need to decide on what you would like …

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You May Not Like How it Looks, but SpaceX Spacesuits get a ‘5-star’ Rating from Astronauts​

The astronauts of the test flight Demo-2, Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken wore for the first time the new spacesuits of SpaceX towards the International Space Station. “I bet we’ve worn these clothes a couple of hundred times,” Hurley said during a press conference aboard the space station. SpaceX space suits were tailored for astronauts and therefore widely used during training for the Demo-2 mission. The spacesuits are not designed for spacewalks, but only for launches and …

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Venus Run on the MalayMail

Read about the event on the MalayMail our official media partner for the Venus Run. We look forward to seeing everyone there this Sunday 7th July 2019, 7am at the Wetlands Park Putrajaya. Registration is open till race day, for tickets visit www.angkasawan.org.my Please use our promo code: astrox for RM10 off the published rates.

Venus Run 2019

Event: Venus 5K Fun Run Date: 7th July 2019 Time: 8am to 11am Venue: Wetlands Park Putrajaya Tickets: https://www.ticket2u.com.my/event/13436/venus-5k-fun-run Our Venus Run is a 5 km Fun Run; a friendly race that involves running along the scenic Wetlands Park in Putrajaya that is safe away from road traffic with participants taking part for their own enjoyment rather than competition. The Fun Run is an event organised in collaboration with MySihat the Malaysian Health Promotion Board to …

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CAE Sim Visit for APSS students

14th November 2018. We’re happy to have students from Asia Pacific Smart School today to experience the A320 simulator at CAE’s training centre in Sepang. The kids got to learn about turbine engines, aircraft door operations, cabin crew grooming and other related aviation training matters. Thank you Sarah and Reefa from CAE for hosting us. We look forward to our next visit, and we hope that everyone had fun and took back something home today …

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Rocketry in Kulim

12th November 2018. We had a wonderful time today engaging the students of Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Kulim for a session of our advanced rocketry workshop. We taught them about fuselage design and aerodynamics on how to reduce surface friction for their home made rockets. They successfully launched 9 rockets from their school field. We also gave the rest of the school, career talks to inspire them to achieve their goals and ambitions. A special thanks …

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