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The UK Space Agency has confirmed that three organisations have been awarded over £350,000 in grant funding for the development of commercial range control services at multiple spaceport sites across the country.
Affordable worldwide internet coverage is one step closer today, after £18 million of UK Space Agency funding was awarded to OneWeb through the European Space Agency, to aid the development of its next generation satellite constellation.
A hundred students took part in an event hosted by the UK Space Agency to showcase the wide range of careers available using satellite data to monitor and manage our planet.
The UK made ExoMars rover, due to roam the surface of the red planet in 2021, has been named after UK scientist and co-discoverer of the structure of DNA - Rosalind Franklin.
The UK’s space sector has seen significant growth in income, exports and employment with total income now standing at £14.8 billion, Science Minister Chris Skidmore announced today.
Taking place between 24 to 26 September 2019, the venue will be the new International Convention Centre near Newport.
The UK Space Agency is offering young people expert advice and a share of £50,000 for their ideas of how satellites could improve life on Earth.
The first satellite capable of being completely reprogrammed after launch is leaving the UK for final assembly and testing in France.
Testing in the Sahara Desert of UK software for an autonomous Martian robot has now completed, with the robot travelling over 1.4km without human interaction.
312 schools in rural Tanzania have been provided with access to the internet, transforming education for over 34,000 children thanks to pioneering UK satellite technology.
A new report has found more than 2 million children in the UK engaged with education and outreach programmes linked to Tim Peake’s Principia Mission to space.
A UK instrument has captured the first sounds ever recorded directly from Mars.
Close to £1 million of government funding will be used to inspire the next generation of engineers and support future commercial range control services for UK spaceflight.
British built VESTA telecommunications satellite will improve safety and security for commercial shipping.
Two rockets are poised to launch one day after another to replenish the International Space Station with a new crew and cargo carrying UK science.
The Glasgow built satellites, funded by the UK Space Agency will monitor weather and help combat global climate change.
A mission to Mars, supported by the UK Space Agency, has successfully landed and will soon begin the first study of the heart of the planet.
The first images from a new British-made radar satellite which can see earth through clouds and the darkness of night were released today.
UK science will be launched into space to help tackle the effects of ageing, thanks to funding from the UK Space Agency, the Science Minister Sam Gyimah has announced.
A new multi-million-pound deal by European businesses Eutelsat and Airbus will see satellite components and major parts assembled in the UK.
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