spacetoday.net: space news from around the webin association with SpaceNews


British commercial space bill becomes law
Posted: Sun, Mar 18, 2018, 11:50 AM ET (1550 GMT)
A British commercial space bill has become law. The Space Industry Bill received Royal Assent Thursday after winning passage in Parliament. The bill creates a regulatory framework for commercial suborbital and orbital launches in the country, as well as establishment of spaceports. Government officials said the legislation is key to the growth of Britain's space industry.
<<previous article   next article>>
news in brief

Ariane 5 launches two communications satellites
Posted: Sun, Apr 8 9:30 AM ET (1330 GMT)

X Prize Foundation revives lunar prize competition
Posted: Sun, Apr 8 9:25 AM ET (1325 GMT)

news links
Thursday, April 19
Rocket Lab’s ‘business time’ launch delayed
Gisbourne (NZ) Herald — 7:17 am ET (1117 GMT)
Get the Russians Out of Our Rockets!
Popular Mechanics — 7:16 am ET (1116 GMT)


about spacetoday.net   ·   info@spacetoday.net   ·   mailing list