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Astraius Appoints ‘CTN Group’ for Strategic Communications

Astraius Appoints ‘CTN Group’ for Strategic Communications

November 6, 2020

Washington DC, USA— November 06, 2020ASTRAIUS, the UK and US based small and medium satellite launch company, has partnered with London based CTN Group to establish relationships with global partners, provide strategic insight and advice, and to actively lead communication strategies.

CTN Group provides blue chip global enterprises and governments with global insight, creative advice and communication solutions.  CTN will provide strategic advice and lead market and communication development activities for ASTRAIUS.

Stephen Watson, CEO, and Founder of CTN: “CTN is excited to partner with ASTRAIUS’ board and leadership team. Astraius has ambitious plans to become one of the most capable and respected satellite launch providers and we’re keen to assist them on this journey. They have a talented and hugely experienced team and I’m looking forward to working with them.”

Sir George Zambellas, Chairman ASTRAIUS said, “Stephen and his team and I have worked together at the very top of international markets for years. CTN’s professionalism is the perfect match for ASTRAIUS’ desire to be the global leader in horizontal launch capabilities.”


ASTRAIUS is the first U.K. commercially operated horizontal launch capability for small to medium-size satellites.  Based in Scotland, ASTRAIUS’ unique position is the culmination of its international management team’s decades of experience, encompassing U.K. and U.S. governmental engagement, commercial and military space launches, and satellite operations.  ASTRAIUS’ launch capability is weather and location agnostic. It will deliver small and mid-size satellites to any inclination in Low Earth Orbit.


CTN are hands-on advisers with a focus on actionable delivery.  CTN has earned a reputation for its unencumbered advice, fresh thinking and honest counsel. CTN draws on its front-line political insight, knowledge of global media and expertise honed working with some of the world’s most complex organizations.

CTN has a track record spanning 25 years. Based in London, CTN works globally and draws on a formidable international network of trusted partners.