August was a busy month for the space sector. ESA adopted a key resolution on the future of its launcher support policy, Telesat received approx. CAD 1.5 billion in governmental funding for its Lightspeed constellation, and Thales signed its first contract with the newly created EUSPA to develop new capabilities for EGNOS. You can read about all of these developments and more in the latest edition of ESPI Insights.

ESPI Insights provides a quick, monthly update on major news in the space sector. This month’s edition also provides a special focus on the recent developments in South Korea pertaining to the space sector, as the country cements its ambition especially in the military space domain.

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