March 17, 2023
Spirit AeroSystems, Inc., and Astraius Ltd. announced today a collaboration 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.
July 19, 2022
Astraius announced two key suppliers for its innovative launch solution. Northrop Grumman has been selected as the first and second stage motor supplier, and Exquadrum will provide the upper-stage motor. The announcement received the support of the UK Space Agency at the Farnborough International Air Show.
July 1, 2022
Astraius will be attending the Farnborough International Airshow, as the bi-annual event makes its return on 18-22 July for the first time since the pandemic. Astraius will be showcasing its horizontal launch capabilities and will be an exhibitor in the Space Zone. The Farnborough International Airshow is one of the largest aerospace events in the […]
September 22, 2021
22nd Sept 2021, Ayrshire, UK – 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, yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with […]