Who better to spearhead a discussion on a UK Spaceport than the Royal Aeronautical Society... All day 3 February at RAES HQ (No 4 Hamilton Place, London W1J 7BQ). Programme and registration info below.
Taken from their SpacePort UK Conference Website:
How can the UK generate economic value from a future spaceport? What are the critical issues that need to be resolved along the way?
This conference will bring the public sector, investors and potential future spaceport operators and users together, along with those who have experience of on-going initiatives in the US, to discuss the opportunities and challenges of establishing a Spaceport in the UK.
Organisations who will be attending as speakers and delegates include:
• Aerospace Wales Forum
• Atrium Space Insurance Consortium
• Candidate Spaceport UK Sites
• Coventry University
• Firefly Space Systems
• Foster & Partners
• Lockheed Martin
• Open University
• Space Applications Catapult
• Virgin Galactic
Keynote presentations will also be given by:
• A UK Government representative
• Reaction Engines
Click here to view the full programme.