LATCOSMOS is a Space Development Plan designed for the Latin American and Caribbean Regions that functions within the framework of the IAF GRULAC. It was presented on September tuesday 26th, 2017 during the annual GRULAC meeting within the IAC 2017 in Adelaide, Australia by the newly elected IAF GRULAC president Ronnie Nader
LATCOSMOS is a 4 year development plan that has been designed mostly as a hands-on education plan based in 4 main programs. Each program’s goal is to target a specific area for development and meant to produce a specific result.
LATCOSMOS-A A Satellite in the Classroom
LATCOSMOS-B Latin Americans Payloads in Space
LATCOSMOS-C Latin Americans in Space
LATCOSMOS-D Get Funded
LATCOSMOS is a bold but clear, realistic and feasible plan that only needs that the GRULAC members unite behind to work. For this, a permanent working commission was created in order to keep the plan running. The idea is that the commission members promote the plan in their local communities.