Tag: Galileo

Galileo Project and the UK after Brexit

The Prime Minister has confirmed, in a Press Release, that the UK will not use Galileo for defence or critical national infrastructure after Brexit and will build its own Global Navigation Satellite System. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-to-tell-eu-it-will-no-longer-seek-access-to-secure-aspects-of-galileo The UK will explore options to build its own Global Navigation Satellite System that can help guide military drones, run energy […]

Technical note on the UK’s participation in Galileo

This technical note is part of a series of papers produced by the UK negotiating team for discussion with the EU, itsets out the UK’s position on participation in the Galileo programme. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/technical-note-on-uks-participation-in-galileo The UK wants to continue participating in Galileo. This is in the mutual interests of the UK and EU, benefitting European competitiveness, […]

Options for an independent satellite system for the UK

The UK Government confirmed that the UK Space Agency will lead work to develop options for a British Global Navigation Satellite System. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-space-agency-leads-work-on-options-for-independent-satellite-system The UK Government has confirmed today it is developing options for a British Global Navigation Satellite System. Led by the UK Space Agency, a taskforce of Government specialists and industry will work […]