It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker.
Please white-list or disable AboveTopSecret.com in your ad-blocking tool.
Some features of ATS will be disabled while you continue to use an ad-blocker.
(visit the link for the full news article)
Such a high level political appointment would drive industry investment and help ensure the UK space sector maintained “momentum” generated by recent technological advances and innovation.
The Commons Science and Technology Committee heard that maintaining funding levels to the UK Space Agency was “essential” for repairing Britain’s fragile economy.