Policy paper

Means of ascent: strategy for UK aerospace 2016

A strategy for UK aerospace setting out a shared government and industry vision for the sector.


Means of ascent: the Aerospace Growth Partnership's industrial strategy for UK aerospace 2016

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This aerospace strategy was developed jointly with business through the Aerospace Growth Partnership (AGP). It replaces the earlier strategy document, Lifting off: implementing the strategic vision for UK aerospace, published in 2013.

The strategy provides an update on the progress made by the AGP to grow the UK aerospace industry. It sets out an ambitious programme to ensure the industry’s long term future, and to capitalise on the opportunities from global growth in air travel.

Published 12 July 2016