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Monthly Archives: June 2015

The UK Space Industry; a breakdown of Britain’s fastest growing sector

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One of the most exciting developments in the UK aerospace industry – or in any UK industry for that matter – has been the solid growth of the British space sector. From a cottage industry of amateurish enthusiasts it has grown to become one of the world’s major players, something few of us could have ever predicted. Back in 1958 when we established JP Aero to supply aerospace fasteners to the commercial aviation industry, the world was polarised between two rival superpowers. And with the astronomical costs involved, no-one else ever imagined that they would get to compete beyond Earth’s orbit with the likes of the USA and Russia. Today things are very different. Technological innovation and commercial opportunity are

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