Discuss how the space sector is responding to Covid -19
Just over 24hrs to go, We are delighted to announce a late addition to the panel JKIC (JOERG KREISEL International Consultant) So please join @fanndal @SpaceCornwall @kri0sis @Celestial_Mech as they discuss how the space sector is responding to Covid -19
Skyrora is an Edinburgh-based Aerospace company
Skyrora is an Edinburgh-based Aerospace company, manufacturing rocket launch vehicles & providing full launch services.The company have recently made a number of announcements following successful engine tests and a small test launch.
Coronavirus diaries: The engineering sector
We realised we had a lot of technology and staff expertise we could leverage to help with the crisis,says Dr Jack James Marlow, who manages Skyrora’s engineering in the UK. Hydrogen peroxide is a key ingredient in hand sanitiser. We use it as an oxidiser in our rocket engines, and have a whole chemical suite set up for it. And the 3D printers we use to reduce the mass in our launch vehicles could be used to produce face masks.