SpaceX launches Aussie satellite with printed solar

By Jennifer Dudley-Nicholson
Updated March 5 2024 - 6:30pm, first published 6:24pm
Australian-made satellite, Optimus, was launched on SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket. (HANDOUT/SPACE MACHINES COMPANY)
Australian-made satellite, Optimus, was launched on SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket. (HANDOUT/SPACE MACHINES COMPANY)

A 270 kg satellite packed with Australian-made technology has launched in the US and could help to keep other local satellites in space.

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