Indonesian workers prepare a miniature test rocket in Lumajang, East Java. Photo: AFP Indonesian workers prepare a miniature test rocket in Lumajang, East Java. Photo: AFP
Indonesian workers prepare a miniature test rocket in Lumajang, East Java. Photo: AFP
Indonesia

Indonesia’s answer to Nasa aims to launch home-grown rocket into orbit

  • Space agency Lapan is a minnow, but it is planning to build the country’s first spaceport off the coast of Papua
  • Indonesia has set an ambitious five-year timeline to achieve the orbital launch goal

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Indonesian workers prepare a miniature test rocket in Lumajang, East Java. Photo: AFP Indonesian workers prepare a miniature test rocket in Lumajang, East Java. Photo: AFP
Indonesian workers prepare a miniature test rocket in Lumajang, East Java. Photo: AFP
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