We are delighted to announce that we are launching a challenge to de-orbit the 50-year-old historic Prospero satellite!🛰️ Many thanks to @dallascampbell, @astro_timpeake and all the speakers and guests who joined us in celebration. Read the article here: https://t.co/n5ArgI7VVV https://t.co/XdXkRk8V6d
Skyrora launch mission challenge to seek and de-orbit historic Prospero satellite
50 years on, UK rocket company issues call to de-orbit the only British satellite launched by a British rocket; Skyrora “Space Tug” in first test of ability to tackle problem of *170 million pieces of “space junk” Edinburgh, 7 July - British rocket company Skyrora has called on the UK space industry to support its efforts to find Prospero - the first British satellite to have been launched successfully by a British rocket - and remove it from orbit.
Skyrora's Finding Prospero event will take place tonight at 6PM and will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Black Arrow R3 launch. The event will feature speakers such as Lord David Willets and @astro_timpeake. Register to watch the event here: https://t.co/dAcE2PPP09 https://t.co/Wl2wEQXzgY
Congratulations to @rohi_BC, the winner of our Space Sustainability Essay Competition and for submitting such a well-written and thought-provoking piece on the proliferation of space space debris. Check out the full article here: https://t.co/ZoL1T5gWKk #Spacesustainability https://t.co/d8gr0Y8Qv8
Skyrora are attending the Space-Comm Expo which is running today and tomorrow at the Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre, Skyrora's CEO @VladimirLevykin will be delivering a keynote speech. Pop over to our stand if you are here! #Environmentalengineering https://t.co/Csol4MX0kK
@joannewheeler2 will be joining @dallascampbell @astro_timpeake, Lord David Willets, @VladimirLevykin and Terry Brooke this Thursday to celebrate Finding Prospero, the 50th Anniversary of Black Arrow R3. For more info and registration:https://t.co/E7spcSwJaU #UKSpace #UKlaunch🚀 https://t.co/tn9jILSHYa
@joannewheeler2 will be joining @dallascampbell @astro_timpeake, Lord David Willets, @VladimirLevykin and Terry Brooke this Thursday to celebrate Finding Prospero, the 50th Anniversary of Black Arrow R3. For more info and registration:https://t.co/E7spcSwJaU #UKSpace #UKlaunch🚀 https://t.co/bdG9vSHGVJ
The next product available on the Skyrora merchandise shop has dropped! 🚀Remove Before Launch keyrings are now available in three different colours, ready to add a pop of colour to your set of keys and bag zips. Head over to https://t.co/NaODL5CQ7m to check them out now! 🙋🙋♂️ https://t.co/OiEkPPH6NQ
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On Wednesday the 7th of July, Skyrora will be hosting an anniversary event to mark the 50th year since the Black Arrow R3 rocket launched the Prospero satellite was launched into low Earth orbit.Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the in-person capacity of the event will be limited.