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Orbex and Elecnor Deimos Form Strategic Partnership for Satellite Launches | Orbex

Orbex and Elecnor Deimos Form Strategic Partnership for Satellite Launches | Orbex | Spaceport UK | Scoop.it
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Welcome to the (possible) future: V&A shows tech's hottest ideas

Welcome to the (possible) future: V&A shows tech's hottest ideas | Spaceport UK | Scoop.it

Museum plans 2018 exhibition, called The Future Starts Here, exploring how groundbreaking technologies could change the world

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Seraphim Capital: Investor Interest in NewSpace is Growing Fast - Via Satellite -

Seraphim Capital: Investor Interest in NewSpace is Growing Fast - Via Satellite - | Spaceport UK | Scoop.it

The commercial satellite industry is on the cusp of seeing a slew of exits from former NewSpace startups, according to Seraphim Capital Chief Executive Off

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Black Arrow 2

Black Arrow 2 | Spaceport UK | Scoop.it
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The Black Arrow 2 rocket from Horizon technology http://www.horizonsas.com/products/ standing on a temporary launch pad ready to be placed onto the Spaceport UK sim in second Life. http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Star%20Beach%20Island/74/252/21 Exciting times ahead for home grown British rocket projects
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UK-Ukrainian launch vehicle developer Skyrora to establish smallsat launch site

UK-Ukrainian launch vehicle developer Skyrora to establish smallsat launch site | Spaceport UK | Scoop.it
U.K.-based Skyrora has unveiled plans to host a suborbital test flight in the fourth quarter of 2018. As part of its strategy to meet the rising demand for small satellite launches in a cost-effective manner, the company aims to set up a facility to launch smallsats from Scotland.
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Twinkle’s cooling system passes tests

Twinkle’s cooling system passes tests | Spaceport UK | Scoop.it

A new, compact cooling system that will be used on the Twinkle spacecraft has undergone recent tests at the Science and Technology Facilities Councils (STFC) RAL Space facility.

Twinkle’s instruments need to be cooled so that the detectors measure radiation from the planet, rather than emissions from the satellite

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Sky & Space Global nano-sats get UK regulator green light

Sky & Space Global nano-sats get UK regulator green light | Spaceport UK | Scoop.it
ASX-listed Sky and Space Global has hit another critical milestone on its march towards full commercialisation of its game-changing nano-satellite network, receiving official approval from the UK’s communications regulator. The tick of approval from the regulator, known as Ofcom, is validation of the successful operation in orbit of the Perth-listed company’s three demonstration nano-satellites.
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