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Space Defence

Inquiry

Space is fundamental to modern warfare and security. It is now recognised as a military domain in its own right, with space-based assets playing an essential role in supporting operations. The Committee will examine the Government’s approach to developing and protecting the UK’s defence space capabilities, and is particularly interested to receive evidence on the issues set out in the call for evidence.

 

 

This inquiry is no longer accepting evidence

The deadline for submissions was Thursday 19 May 2022.

Reports, special reports and government responses

No reports or special reports published.

Oral evidence transcripts

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8 March 2022
Inquiry Space Defence
Witnesses George Freeman MP (Parliamentary Under-Secretary at Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy), James Heappey MP (Minister for the Armed Forces at Ministry of Defence), Ministry of Defence, and Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Committees Defence Committee
Oral Evidence
14 December 2021
Inquiry Space Defence
Witnesses Justin T. Johnson (Senior Vice President at Meta Aerospace), and Major Tim Peake CMG - British ESA Astronaut
Committees Defence Committee
Oral Evidence
7 September 2021
Inquiry Space Defence
Witnesses UKspace, UKspace, KISPE Space Systems Ltd, and Airbus Defence and Space
Committees Defence Committee
Oral Evidence
SPDF0029 - Space Defence
Witnesses Ministry of Defence
Committees Defence Committee
Written Evidence
SPDF0024 - Space Defence
Witnesses Space Forge Ltd
Committees Defence Committee
Written Evidence
SPDF0025 - Space Defence
Witnesses Skyrora Limited, and Northern Space and Security Ltd
Committees Defence Committee
Written Evidence

Other publications

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Contact us

  • Email: defcom@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 3113/6168 (General enquiries) / 07562435286 (Toni McAndrew-Noon: Media enquiries)
  • Address: Defence Committee, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA