Trivia #027 – To Infinity And Beyond

Despite being a poor and conflict-ridden country, this nation boasts a space program. Privately financed with significant government support, the Troposphere rockets are expected to send cargo to outer space in the near future.

  1. Democratic Republic Of Congo
  2. Ivory Coast
  3. Swaziland
  4. South Africa

1. Democratic Republic Of Congo.
Privately financed by the Développement Tous Azimuts (DTA), who are currently working on the next rocket, Troposphere 6 – a three-stage solid-propellant rocket that can reach up to an altitude of 200 km. Troposphere 6 was scheduled to be launched in the end of 2016.

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