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Spirit AeroSystems, Astraius boost UK launch ambitions

Aerostructures manufacturer Spirit AeroSystems and commercial space launch specialist Astraius are collaborating to enhance future satellite launch capabilities from Prestwick Spaceport. During a visit to the Spaceport by Scottish Government Minister for Business, Trade, Tourism, and Enterprise Ivan McKee, the companies commemorated the announcement with a signing ceremony. Prestwick Spaceport, a joint partnership between Glasgow […]

March 17, 2023By Colin Mann

Prestwick Spaceport partners with Astraius

Prestwick Spaceport has secured a launch partner for its spaceport development in a landmark deal that will boost Scotland’s space industry ambitions and create an important strategic asset for the UK. The spaceport, represented by Glasgow Prestwick Airport and South Ayrshire Council, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with UK-based, commercially-operated horizontal ‘air launch’ […]

September 22, 2021