Europe's space agency braces for Brexit fallout

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2018/01/17 | 447 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | SPACE

The European Space Agency (ESA) is drawing up contingency plans for projects, commercial deals, and staffing that may be adversely affected by Brexit, senior officials said Wednesday.Programmes throw in flux by Britain's pending departure from the European Union (EU) include the Copernicus satellite constellation to monitor environmental damage, and the Galileo satellite navigation system."It is not an easy situation at all, I can tell you. We are going through the options," Josef Aschbacher...(…)

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