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Australia and Japan – formalise agreement to cooperate in Space

Jul 9, 2020
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Great news for the Australian Space Industry with the recent announcement by Prime Minister Scott Morrison that “Australia and Japan will form a space agreement to work together in the final frontier, as the two nations also look to deepen their defence and security ties in the face of a rising China. The deal will be…

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Definition of the Australian Space Sector

Jul 8, 2020
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According to the Australian Space Agency, our domestic space sector is “a set of space-related activities along the space value chain and is part of the broader space economy.” “The Australian space sector value chain includes four broad segments of activities: Manufacturing Ground segment manufacturing and services Space segment manufacturing and services Space operations Space…

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Happy 2nd birthday to the Australian Space Agency

Jul 1, 2020
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Head of the Australian Space Agency, Dr Megan Clark AC has issued a statement and summary of the achievements made by the Agency in their 2 year journey. “When the Australian Space Agency formed, we prepared for our mission to grow and transform the Australian space sector, and inspire and improve the lives of Australians.…

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SIAA Members Survey 2020 – tell us what you think…

Jun 19, 2020
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We always aim to do our best for you, our members. You are the reason that we exist, and we want to make sure that we are meeting your needs – particularly at this extraordinarily exciting time in the Australian space industry’s growth. To help us get ready for the coming year, please take a few minutes…

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International Space Investment – Grant Recipients Announced

Jun 17, 2020
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Exciting news for our industry with the announcement of 10 projects which are being funded by space grants awarded as part of the International Space Investment initiative, as announced today by the Hon. Karen Andrews MP, Minister for Industry, Science and Technology. The 10 projects include: Melbourne University ($3,955,223) for its SpIRIT (Space Industry Responsive Intelligent…

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