Asgardia launches first satellite into space

The small satellite, roughly the size of a loaf of bread, aims to establish Asgardia’s ‘sovereign territory,’ carrying half a terabyte of data into orbit. After a 3-week stay on the ISS, it will go to orbit,

A ‘virtual nation’ complete with its own constitution and citizens has launched into space.The small satellite, roughly the size of a loaf of bread, aims to establish Asgardia’s ‘sovereign territory,’ carrying half a terabyte of data into orbit.Asgardia-1 launched to the International Space Station with the Orbital ATK Cygnus spacecraft, and will remain there until it deploys to low-Earth orbit in three weeks.Scroll down for video  A ‘virtual nation’ complete with its own constitution an...