WOOMERA

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Where is Woomera?

WOOMERA

WOOMERA
Population: 1,805
Woomera was established in 1947 as a testing station for the British programme of experimental rockets. Numerous rockets were launched here, including the early Europa series. It also operated as NASA tracking station until 1972. The testing range and the Nurrungar communications station are prohibited areas and managed by the Defence Department.

   

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