|Launch vehicle.||Sparta variant of A US Redstone rocket.|
|Launch date.||29th, November 1967.|
|Launch site.||Woomera Test Range.|
|Ceased operations.||10th, January 1968.|
|Owner(s).||Weapons Research Establishment.|
|Major contractor(s).||Australia's Weapons Research Establishment, with Anglo-American technical help and a US space rocket.|
|Is it still in orbit.||Burnt up on 10th, January 1968.|
|Launch mass.||45 kilograms (99 lb).|
|Satellite type.||Technical research.|
|Links.||http://www.honeysucklecreek.net/supply/WRESAT/index.html, http://www.honeysucklecreek.net/supply/WRESAT/WRESAT_Images/WRESAT_booklet_Nov_1967.pdf, http://homepage.powerup.com.au/~woomera/wresat.htm and https://www.wikiwand.com/en/WRESAT|
It was Australia's first space satellite. It was launched from Woomera Test Range.
- Also see: Space satellites.
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