Prestwick Spaceport Countdown to Launch

The development of Prestwick Spaceport took another significant step forward recently, with a positive public consultation at the end of February. Members of the public had the opportunity to view theproposals, meet with the spaceport team including planners, architects, project managers and launch company Astraius, ask questions and see an animation of how the satellites will be launched fromPrestwick into space. For further details please visit Glasgow Prestwick Airport website

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Prestwick Spaceport open day to underline ‘huge opportunities’ the development will bring to Ayrshire

Public invited to share views on proposed Prestwick Spaceport development For the first time people are being invited to share their views on the proposed Prestwick Spaceport at an upcoming public consultation at 12pm to 7pm on Wednesday 23rd February, hosted at the Aviator Suite at Glasgow Prestwick Airport. The spaceport will be Europe’s leading space applications hub and will become a prime location for the development and operation of …

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Prestwick Spaceport moves closer to lift off with Astraius partnership

Glasgow Prestwick Airport has secured a launch partner for its spaceport development in a landmark deal that will boost Scotland’s space industry ambitions and create an important strategic asset for the UK. The airport, together with its partner South Ayrshire Council, yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Astraius, the leading UK based, commercially operated horizontal ‘air launch’ company. The agreement brings together proven horizontal launch technology – which …

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