Australian in Space
Feb 21, 2018 7:15 AM
Kerrie Dougherty
Australian in Space

In 1967, Australia became one of the earliest nations to launch its own satellite, when WRESAT (Weapons Research Establishment Satellite) soared into orbit from the Woomera Rocket Range, on a rocket generously donated by the United States. This talk will present the fascinating story of how WRESAT came about-and what it meant to Australia at the time.

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