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2 July 2022 — News story
Virgin Orbit’s next satellite launch will take place from the UK, following the success of the “Straight Up” mission.
18 June 2022 — Press release
The UK Government will invest £30 million to secure the UK’s leading role in developing a space telescope to explore exoplanets.
13 June 2022 — Press release
Gaia’s latest major data release reveals new detail on nearly 2 billion stars, providing largest ever catalogue of information on stars in our galaxy.
8 June 2022 — Press release
A new European Space Agency science mission, proposed by the UK, to 3D-map a comet for the first time has reached a major milestone.
7 June 2022 — Press release
Dstl’s miniaturised space weather instrumentation suite will be aboard Virgin Orbit which is aiming to launch from Spaceport Cornwall later in 2022.
20 May 2022 — News story
A 12-year-old from Hampshire has been named the winner of Blue Peter’s Awesome Orbit competition to design an emblem that will go on one of the first satellites to launch from the UK this summer.
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