Orbex Secures £3.3 Million in ESA Funding to Develop Ultra-Green Scottish Spaceport

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The UK Space Agency has awarded UK-based launch services company Orbex £3.3 million under the European Space Agency's "Boost!" initiative supporting commercial space transportation. The funding will further Orbex's development of the proposed spaceport in Sutherland, on Scotland's north coast, which aims to be the world's first carbon-neutral...

Scotland’s Space Aspirations: Orbex Takes Centre Stage at Glasgow’s ‘Space for Everyone’ Event

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In the heart of Glasgow, the past meets the promise of the future. Decades ago, the UK celebrated its only successful satellite launch with the Black Arrow rocket. Today, the nation is witnessing a renaissance in its space ambitions, with Scotland playing a pivotal role. Orbex, a leading...

Bridging the Gap: Arianespace and Orbex’s Venture into the New Space Race

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As we venture deeper into the 21st century, the quest to explore and utilize space has taken centre stage in global technological advancements. Europe, in particular, is set to bolster its position in the cosmic theatre. Recognizing the potential of the next big tech boom in the offing,...