Australia Earmarks $47 Million To Accelerate Space Capabilities

Australian Space agency launch site
Credit: Space
SINGAPORE­—The Australian government is putting aside around A$65 million ($47 million) to develop three “spaceports” around the country and to buy slots on space missions to ensure Australia’s space sector can deploy and test its systems in space. Canberra is also planning to loft an Australian...
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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