SpaceX to build floating spaceports

2 weeks ago — Quick Read

SpaceX is looking to build floating spaceports to use for both hypersonic Earth travel and missions to Moon and Mars. A job advert this week revealed the US private space...

Spaceport Sutherland gets a green light to lift off

2 years ago — Quick Read

Sutherlands A'Mhoine Peninsula has beat out Cornwall’s Newquay, Campbeltown in Argyll and Bute and Llanbedr, Gwynedd, Wales to secure funding for the UK's first spaceport.

Queens Speech marks the start of the countdown to the UK’s first SPACEPORT

3 years ago — Quick Read

This week's Queen's speech introduced new legislation that (regardless of Brexit) could make the UK the go-to commercial spaceport in Europe.

Is Britain joining the space race?

3 years ago — Long Read

The government is considering plans that might see satellites blasting off from British soil in the next three years. On Tuesday the Government unveiled its draft "Spaceflight Bill". The Bill...