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New Zealand finally has a space programme

18 November 2019

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In the year that marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon, New Zealand's space aspirations are starting to take flight.

The Government has invested nearly $30 million in space-related research projects in the last two weeks, most of them for designing, controlling and tracking satellites.

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