Assets in Cornwall in space, aerospace & data

GoonhillyEarth Station

Goonhilly Earth Station Ltd is the UK’s Space Communications Gateway and a recognised centre of excellence in Communications Engineering, Teleport Services, R&D and Manufacturing. Goonhilly Earth Station is well placed as the world’s most capable ground station.

Spaceport Cornwall

Spaceport Cornwall

Spaceport Cornwall is Europe’s future air and space solution providing flexible, low cost, resilient and safe access to space, and supporting aerospace innovation.

The horizontal launch site is working with future operators including Sierra Space and Space Engine Systems who are developing innovative horizontal launch systems and are looking to use the spaceport for system development and UK return missions.

Spaceport Cornwall is in discussions with an established US horizontal launch provider regarding the provision of launch services from the UK and hope to announce an agreement in early 2024 to support launches from mid-2025.

National Drone Hub

WholeShip’s Lizard Range is one of the largest ranges in the UK capable of testing autonomous air systems Beyond Visual Line Of Site (BVLOS).

Located at Predannack Airfield on the Lizard Peninsula in Cornwall, WholeShip brings together unique access to MoD owned segregated airspaceinfrastructure and expertise to deliver Lizard Range: The UK’s independent, best and most cost effective UAS Test & Evaluation Facility.