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U’nha-3 Launch Window’s Sash Widened to 29 December

DPRK state media announced on 10 December (Monday) an seven-day extension to the U’nha-3’s launch period.  According to KCNA the Korean Committee for Space Technology [KCST] “decided to extend the … Continue reading

12/10/2012 · Leave a comment

Korea Committee for Space Technology Considers “Readjusting” U’nha-3 Launch Time

DPRK state media reported on 8 December (Saturday) that a spokesman for the Korean Committee for Space Technology [KCST] said that technicians and relevant experts at the Sohae Satellite Launch … Continue reading

12/08/2012 · Leave a comment

U’nha-3 Rocket Installation Complete

South Korean media reported on 5 December (Wednesday) that the installation of the U’nha-3 rocket was complete.  According to KBS an unnamed South Korean (ROK) military official said “circumstantial evidence … Continue reading

12/05/2012 · Leave a comment

Unha-3 Rocket in Place?

Technicians and other personnel of the Korea Committee for Space Technology and the Korean People’s Army [KPA] continue to finalize preparations for the launch of the U’nha-3 carrier rocket and … Continue reading

04/07/2012 · Leave a comment

DPRK Invites Journalists and Experts to Observe Kwangmyongsong-3 Launch

The Korea Committee for Space Technology reports in DPRK media that it officially notified several relevant international organizations of its intention to launch the Kwangmyo’ngso’ng-3.  KCNA reports: The relevant bodies … Continue reading

03/17/2012 · 1 Comment

DPRK, Russia Complete Agreement in aerial SAR

Following up on policy initiatives from Kim Jong Il’s August 2011 trip to the Russian Far East, a delegation of Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency [Rosaviatsia] visited Pyongyang during 12 … Continue reading

12/18/2011 · Leave a comment

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