Space Technology


Commission seeks views on plans for defence and space industries

The European Commission is seeking the views of stakeholders on its plans for synergies and cross-fertilisation between the civil defence and space industries. Defence, space and civil (including security) industries face unprecedented global competition, in a changing geo-political context. They...

‘Primo Space' has lift-off: First Italian fund to invest in space economy

The European Investment Fund is investing €30 million into ‘Primo Space', an early-stage Italian venture fund focused on space start-ups. The financing is backed by the Investment Plan for Europe, Horizon 2020 - the European Commission's Framework Programme for Research and Innovation - and the new...

International Matchmaking Event at FIDAE 2018

During 3-6 April 2018 an international matchmaking event will take place in Santiago (Chile) at the International Air and Space Fair (FIDAE), the leading aerospace, defence and security exhibition in Latin America and a prime business platform in the region. More than 550 companies from 60 different...