Push on for Moray RAF space base lift-off site
The Press and Journal
Science Minister Lord Drayson has been urged to include the possibility of Lossiemouth becoming a spaceport in pursuing his policy of increasing the UK’s share of the space technology market.
The plea has been delivered by Moray SNP MP Angus Robertson following publication of the government’s Space Innovation and Growth Strategy for the next two decades.
The document sets out the aim to â€œfirmly establish the UK as one of the world’s leading space nationsâ€ and details the changes in the business environment to see this happen.
The paper was referring to the UK’s acknowledged expertise designing satellites.
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