Scotland’s Historic Milestone: Sutherland Spaceport Propels UK into the Space Age

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Scotland is about to enter a new era of space exploration with its first-ever vertical launch spaceport in Sutherland. This groundbreaking, carbon-neutral project will soon be firing rockets into the sky, with the fantastic folks at Orbex leading the way thanks to a whopping £14.6 million investment. Orbex,...

British rocket company reveal plans for Sutherland spaceport

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Moray based rocket company Orbex has been granted a fifty-year lease on UK´s 1st mainland vertical launch spaceport site. The company will work with Spaceport specialist Jacobs to deliver the £20m construction project that will create forty new jobs in Sutherland. Orbex is known for its unique Orbex...

Spaceport Sutherland gets a green light to lift off

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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. The business case put forward by 'Highlands and Islands Enterprise' would use a stretch of land, located on the north coast of...