U.S. satellite company to bring 575 jobs to Prestwick in £84 million investment

Mangata Networks announce new space engineering, manufacturing and operations hub to support growth in Ayrshire   Mangata Networks, an innovative satellite-enabled cloud services company, has chosen Prestwick as the location for its research and development activities, as well as satellite manufacturing, space systems and core network operations.   Over the next few years, up to 575 new jobs will be created – with other jobs supported indirectly – as part …

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“Ready for take-off” as Prestwick Spaceport takes a giant leap forward in rocket launches

Prestwick Spaceport has welcomed two industry leading rocket businesses to work with Astraius, its launch service provider, as the site gears up for the first launch in 2024. Astraius, the UK-based, horizontal launch company, has partnered with two new ‘best-of-the-best’ industry leaders and strategic suppliers as part of its innovative launch solution, accelerating plans for the first satellite launch from Prestwick Spaceport from spring 2024. Northrop Grumman has been selected …

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Astraius announces key suppliers at Farnborough International Air Show

EXCITING NEWS FROM OUR LAUNCH PARTNER FOR PRESTWICK SPACEPORT – ASTRAIUS ON TRACK FOR FIRST SATELLITE LAUNCH FROM PRESTWICK SPACEPORT IN 2024 – Astraius, the UK-based, horizontal launch company, has today 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. With these best-of-the-best industry leaders, Astraius is on-track for first …

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