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Space & Aerospace

Launching the UK back into space.
With a dedicated horizontal launch site, the world’s most capable satellite ground station, and unmatched funding opportunities in the space, aerospace and digital sectors, Cornwall has rapidly become a world leading technology destination for businesses.

A place for Aerospace innovation

From deep space communications, earth observation, to flight testing and satellite launches, Cornwall is the home of space and aerospace innovation in the UK.

Funding and support opportunities

Looking for funding, support and expertise? Cornwall Development Company can offer you R&D funding, relocation packages and advice on how to develop your products and services in Cornwall. 

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Leading Space Research, Training and Satellite Applications

Cornwall is home to several globally recognized training and research centres. The South West Centre of Excellence supports businesses using satellite applications

Space Data in Cornwall

Goonhilly Earth Station’s AI and DL suite will help accelerate businesses who require fast, secure and local access to EO. 

Unmatched, dedicated infrastructure

Cornwall’s state-of-the-art space and aerospace infrastructure attracts some of the most experimental and innovative businesses from around the world. 

Uncongested and unrestricted airspace

Cornwall stands out in the aerospace community for the freedom to operate in clear segregated airspace. Plus, direct access to the sea and low population density make testing and launches simpler.

Become part of an industry-leading cluster

Hosting a wide range of businesses from ground-breaking startups to world-leading pioneers, Cornwall’s space and aerospace community is growing fast.

And with dedicated enterprise zones that offer tax relief, business support and planning freedom, it’s getting bigger every day.

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Whether you’re looking to locate in Cornwall, or to start exporting beyond its borders, get in touch with our friendly team to talk through your needs.

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