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Discussion summary: satellite launch stakeholder workshop

This document reflects the views and experiences of stakeholders that were discussed at the satellite launch stakeholder workshop.

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Discussion summary: satellite launch stakeholder workshop

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Since May, a cross-governmental team has been developing policy to establish the regulatory framework for future commercial spaceflight from the UK, covering a wide range of potential space operations, including horizontally and vertically launched vehicles. It will designate a regulator or regulators for these operations and ensure compatibility with applicable law including civil aviation law and the UK’s international obligations under space law.

Published 24 October 2016