This fifth issue, covering the first quarter of 2020, ESPInsights looks into:

Space Policy and Programmes: a focus on the COVID-19 pandemic crisis, its initial impact on the space sector and the significant contributions coming from space; the important space policy developments (political decisions, institutional affairs, public budgets, and programmatic plans) in the World by country and region
Space Economy and Finance: a look at the Bryce Space and Technology report on the global space start-ups in 2019, as well as a UKSA Report on space finance in support to sustainable development; the results of Q1 2020 of the Space Venture Europe as well as major investment deals, contracts and announcement in the space sector

Space Industry and Innovation: the major industrial announcements and developments, with notable updates in the launcher and telecommunication sectors
Space Activity Overview: the quarterly statistics from the ESPI space activity database, with key indicators and graphs, a launch log and space mission highlights.




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