South Korea Unveils Nuri Rocket, Readies For October Launch

South Korean Nuri launch vehicle
Credit: Korea Aerospace Research Institute
South Korea has unveiled and erected its first indigenously assembled Nuri space launch vehicle in preparation for an October liftoff. Although only a qualification model (QM), the June 1 milestone event was primarily a trial for the Naro Space Center’s second launch pad. The South Korea Ministry of...
Chen Chuanren

Chen Chuanren is the Southeast Asia and China Editor for the Aviation Week Network’s (AWN) Air Transport World (ATW) and the Asia-Pacific Defense Correspondent for AWN, joining the team in 2017.

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