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United Kingdom

Has created the BNSC (British National Space Center), a space agency in 1985. United Kingdom is member of ESA. In 2010, a proper space agency was founded, named International Space Innovation Centre, then UK Space Agency.

External resources


http://www.bnsc.gov.uk/

http://www.ukspaceagency.bis.gov.uk/

Satellites

1962
Ariel 1 (UK 1)

1964
Ariel 2 (UK 2)

1967
Ariel 3 (UK 3)

1969
Skynet 1A

1971
Skynet 1B
Prospero (X3)
Ariel 4 (UK 4)

1974
Skynet 2A
Miranda (X 4)
Ariel 5 (UK 5)
Skynet 2B

1979
Ariel 6 (UK 6)

1981
Uosat 1

1983
IRAS

1984
Uosat 2
AMPTE UKS

1988
Skynet 4B

1989
BSB 1
Skynet 4A

1990
Uosat 3
Uosat 4
BSB 2
Skynet 4C

1991
Uosat 5

1994
STRV 1A
STRV 1B

1998
Skynet 4D

1999
Skynet 4E
Uosat 12
LMI 1

2000
Snap 1
STRV 1C
STRV 1D

2001
Skynet 4F
ICO 2

2003
Bnscsat 1

2005
Topsat

2007
Skynet 5A
Skynet 5B

2008
ICO G1
Skynet 5C

2009
Bnscsat 2

2010
Hylas 1

2012
Hylas 2
Skynet 5D

2013
Strand 1
FUNcube 1
Triton 1
SES 8
O3B PFM
O3B FM2
O3B FM4
O3B FM5

2014
Techdemosat 1
Ukube 1
O3B FM3
O3B FM6
O3B FM7
O3B FM8
O3B FM9
O3B FM10
O3B FM11
O3B FM12

2015
Carbonite 1
DeOrbitSail
DMC3-1
DMC3-2
DMC3-3

2016
SES 9


Main programs


Ariel
BSB
Skynet
STRV
Uosat

Launch program


Black Arrow

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