NASA rockets to launch from Northern Territory in 'milestone' for space industry

Doug Dingwall
By Doug Dingwall
Updated June 8 2022 - 1:04am, first published June 7 2022 - 7:30pm

NASA rockets will launch into space from the Northern Territory this month, in a rare event the federal government is hailing as a historic milestone for Australia's space industry.


Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Public Service Editor

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' Public Service Editor. He writes about government and federal politics, and edits The Public Sector Informant. He has an interest in integrity and industrial relations. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award in 2016 for his reporting. Contact him on

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