Argentina developing satellite launcher; ready by 2013 in Puerto BelgarnoAugust 23, 2010 at 10:01 am | Posted in Space Law Current Events | Leave a comment
by Sara M. Langston with the blog faculty
Argentina is in the process of developing a satellite launcher which could become operational in three years time, making it the sixth country in the world with that capacity, according to a Sunday edition report in La Nacion.
“With the needed resources, we estimate that by 2013 we could be launching the first space vehicle”, said Conrado Varotto, CEO of Argentina’s National Committee of Space Activities, Conae.
The project is being developed by hundreds of Conae engineers and researchers…more