skCUBE-1 is the first Slovak satellite, which was completely developed and constructed in Slovakia. Aim of the project was primarily to gain hands-on experience with everything involved in satellite manufacturing and to strengthen Slovakia’s position within the European Space Agency’s (ESA’s) group of cooperating states. Satellite operate in orbit from 23rd June 2017. Here you can find more information: skCUBE webpage

“First Slovak satellite is a huge success of young people”

Andrej Kiska, President of Slovakia