Space news: ‘Huge opportunity’ to grow UK space industry after Brexit REVEALED

AT a time when multiple private firms are making determined attempts at getting groundbreaking tech into space, a figure at the leading front of the UK's space industry has told Express.co.uk that Britain has a "huge opportunity" to expand its presence among the stars post-Brexit.

The global space industry as a whole is seeing a dramatic shift from state-funded bodies such as NASA or Russia’s Roscosmos to private ventures that could help bring the eye-watering costs of space travel down. And while most space-faring events that make the headlines involve US firms such as SpaceX, Graham Peters, chair of UK Space - the UK's space industry trade body - points out that the UK’s own private space industry is quietly...
source: Express

2020-05-29 11:17
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