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  • FARNBOROUGH: UK-FAA axis looks to nail space tourism regulation


    The UK is laying the groundwork for a commercial space transportation industry by opening a consultation on a site for a possible spaceport and looking across the Atlantic for guidance on how to regulate the nascent business of ferrying passengers to space.


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  • UK spaceport plans geared to boost small satellite business


    ​The UK is laying the groundwork for a commercial space transport industry by opening a consultation on a site for a...


  • FARNBOROUGH: UK spaceport "by 2018"


    Hot on the heels of a triumphant week for home-grown satellite technology, the UK government is set to announce on...


  • Air launch systems begin to come of age


    An ageing Airbus A300, currently used to train astronauts in zero- g flight, is about to find another use as the first...


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  • UK spaceport plans geared to boost small satellite business

    News | 31 Jul 2014 23:00 | Dan Thisdell

    ​The UK is laying the groundwork for a commercial space transport industry by opening a consultation on a site for a spaceport. And it is looking across the Atlantic for guidance on how to regulate the nascent business of ferrying passengers into space – with operations possible from 2018.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-spaceport-plans-geared-to-boost-small-satellite-business-401719/
  • FARNBOROUGH: UK-FAA axis looks to nail space tourism regulation

    News | 15 Jul 2014 17:45 | Dan Thisdell

    The UK is laying the groundwork for a commercial space transportation industry by opening a consultation on a site for a possible spaceport and looking across the Atlantic for guidance on how to regulate the nascent business of ferrying passengers to space.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-UK-FAA-axis-looks-to-nail-space-tourism-regulation-401550/
  • FARNBOROUGH: UK spaceport "by 2018"

    News | 13 Jul 2014 14:53 | Dan Thisdell

    Hot on the heels of a triumphant week for home-grown satellite technology, the UK government is set to announce on Tuesday a plan to host the first-ever launches from UK soil – with the establishment of a spaceport by 2018.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-UK-spaceport-by-2018-401351/
  • Airbus spaceplane concept aces 3,000ft drop test

    News | 05 Jun 2014 15:33 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Airbus Defence and Space last week released pictures and video from a drop test of a runway take-off and landing suborbital spaceplane programme which is now moving into an advanced concept stage.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-spaceplane-concept-aces-3000ft-drop-test-400127/
  • Air launch systems begin to come of age

    News | 14 May 2013 10:45 | David Todd

    An ageing Airbus A300, currently used to train astronauts in zero- g flight, is about to find another use as the first stage of a new air-launched...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-launch-systems-begin-to-come-of-age-385811/
  • IN FOCUS: SpaceShipTwo makes first powered flight

    News | 03 May 2013 15:30 | Zach Rosenberg

    Space tourism venture completes 16s in-flight engine burn, bringing commercial suborbital flights this year a step closer...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-SpaceShipTwo-makes-first-powered-flight-385471/