Brexit Britain’s new project making UK ‘big player’ in space to rival SpaceX and Bezos

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The UK’s space programme is set to make the country a global leader in the tech industry according to Conservative Chair of the Parliamentary Space Committee David Morris. He spoke to Express.co.uk about what Britons could look forward to with developments in the UK space sector. Mr Morris pointed to giants in the field, SpaceX and Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin, as comparable ventures. {%=o.title%}

He said: “I’m absolutely certain there’ll be more things to come.”This is just the start of the journey for us, not the end of it.”Because we’ve now got the space capability with the OneWeb project, it’s made us quite a big player in space terms, in terms of certain telecommunication satellites.”OneWeb actually does operate at this moment in time.”READ MORE: Space boom: UK’s big advantage that will benefit for space tourism Britain’s new project making UK ‘big player’ in space to rival SpaceX and Jeff Bezos (Image: OneWeb/SpaceX/UK Space Agency) ‘This is just the start of the journey for us, not the end of it.’ (Image: BBC)The MP added: “We’re hoping to set up a centre here in the UK, but OneWeb is actually operating …

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