UK firms 'excluded' from space contracts by Brexit

UK firms 'excluded' from space contracts by Brexit

UK aerospace firms have said they are being excluded from bidding for space contracts because of the Brexit vote.
Contracts for the European navigation satellite system, Galileo, were being particularly affected, Simon Henley of the Royal Aeronautical Society said.
Mr Henley comments came as he spoke to MPs on the Business Committee.
The head of the ADS aerospace trade body also warned MPs that if the UK was to leave the EU without a deal, it would be "chaotic" for the industry.
ADS chief executive Paul Everitt said: "No deal would be the worst possible outcome, from an... read more

21 November 2017 in Business, Views: 58
Source: BBC

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