Scisys Germany
Skynet 5 Airbus
Space technology exhibition at the Farnborough Airshow. Credit: SpaceNews
Oxford Space Systems
The United Kingdom’s Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson meets with U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis at the Pentagon in February. Credit: DoD/U.S. Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith
Skyrora’s production facility in Dnipro, in eastern Ukraine. Credit: Skyrora
TVAC space test chamber RAL Space
“We are looking for a large number of new startups, inward investment in particular,” Graham Turnock, the chief executive officer of the U.K. Space Agency, told SpaceNews on the sidelines of the 13th Appleton Space Conference that took place  Dec. 7 at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL) here.
A view of the clean room at Clyde Space's Glasgow facility. Credit: Clyde Space
Brexit may force the U.K. to renegotiate access to the Galileo navigation system. Credit: ESA artist's concept
U.K. commercial spaceport.
Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center Credit: CNSA
All Skynet assets will become the property of the British government as of August 2022 unless the contract with Airbus Defence and Space is renewed.

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