Media Release | Nova Systems Supports the new Australian Space Agency
- May 16, 2018
Nova Systems welcomes the announcement of an Australian Space Agency and its mandate to grow space industry in Australia.
A national effort to nurture the space industry will enable jobs in this fast-growing business sector and support development of sovereign capabilities that can benefit defence, homeland security, and other markets.
Nova acknowledges the excellent work of the Expert Review Group and their report and urges support of the recommendations of their recently delivered report. Chairman of the Nova Group, Mr. Jim Whalley, said “We congratulate Dr. Megan Clark, head of the Expert Review Group, on a very high-quality report, and on being named as the first head of the Australian Space Agency. Her leadership will be profoundly influential in getting the agency off on a good start.”
The new agency will focus on international partnerships and industry seed funding. “It will be good to see Australia take its place at the table in the global space community,” Mr. Whalley added. “This is a great day for Australia.”
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