SA university gears up for satellite launch

2013-11-05 12:16
An Epsilon rocket lifts off from the Uchinoura Space Center in Kimotsuki town, Kagoshima, western Japan. Japan launched the new rocket it hopes will be a cheaper and more efficient way of sending satellites into space.

An Epsilon rocket lifts off from the Uchinoura Space Center in Kimotsuki town, Kagoshima, western Japan. Japan launched the new rocket it hopes will be a cheaper and more efficient way of sending satellites into space.

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Cape Town - A satellite built by local experts is set to be launched on 21 November from Russia and it will focus on collecting data on space weather.

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