International Space Dominance: 7 Nations Launching the Next Space Race

Posted By: 
Kyle Manna
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Friday, March 6th, 2009

North Korea is about to launch its first satellite. Iran launched theirs last month. India's space agency recently got the green light to send people into space, and China's announced plans to build a space station. Getting to space is no longer for a few, technically apt nations. Here's a look at seven countries that have their sights on orbit and the capabilities to get there.