Merah Putih satellite blasts into orbit
The Jakarta Post
It was a tense eight minutes for everyone involved.
For those working at PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Telkom), launching a satellite from Cape Canaveral in the United States is a tense and emotional occasion, given that 42 years ago the company sent its first telecommunication satellite, Palapa A1, into orbit from the same spot.
For space transportation firm Spa...
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