Topic: Korea Aerospace Research Institute
The US believes North Korea's satellite is out of control, but the South Koreans insist that it is functioning normally.
South Korean officials said they did not know where to pin blame, but noted the explosion occurred in the Russian-made first-stage of the rocket rather than in the Korean-made second stage. The failure of the South Korea rocket launch was an embarrassing setback.
06/11/2010 11:02 am
After its launch on a Russian-made rocket, the satellite missed its required trajectory. S. Korea has taken an aggressive stand in staying technologically in step with its neighbors.
08/25/2009 01:00 am