Written Evidence Submitted by

Northumbria Law School, University of Northumbria at Newcastle and the Centre for a Spacefaring Civilization

(C190059)

 

Executive Summary:

 

About Us:

 

Background:

 

Recommendations:

 

 

(July 2020)


[1] UK Government, ‘Our Plan to Rebuild: The UK Government’s COVID-19 Recovery Strategy’ [May 2020] < https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/884760/Our_plan_to_rebuild_The_UK_Government_s_COVID-19_recovery_strategy.pdf> accessed 16 July 2020, pg. 34

[2] UK Government, Press Release, ‘Space Agency Backs Space-Enabled Drones to Deliver COVID-19 Test Kits’, <https://www.gov.uk/government/news/space-agency-backs-space-enabled-drones-to-deliver-covid-19-testing-kits> accessed 13 July 2020

[3] UK Government, Press Release, ‘Space Agency Backs Space-Enabled Drones to Deliver COVID-19 Test Kits’, <https://www.gov.uk/government/news/space-agency-backs-space-enabled-drones-to-deliver-covid-19-testing-kits> accessed 13 July 2020

[4] To use the Earth Observation Dashboard visit: https://eodashboard.org/

[5] ESA Business Incubation Centre, ‘Space for UK COVID-19’ <https://business.esa.int/space-for-uk-covid-19 >  accessed 13 July 2020

[6] UK Government, ‘UK Space Technologies to Boost NHS Coronavirus Response’ <https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-space-technologies-to-boost-nhs-coronavirus-response> accessed 13 July 2020

[7] UK Government, Press Release, ‘Space Agency Backs Space-Enabled Drones to Deliver COVID-19 Test Kits’, <https://www.gov.uk/government/news/space-agency-backs-space-enabled-drones-to-deliver-covid-19-testing-kits> accessed 13 July 2020

[8] UK Government, Press Release, ‘Space Agency Backs Space-Enabled Drones to Deliver COVID-19 Test Kits’, <https://www.gov.uk/government/news/space-agency-backs-space-enabled-drones-to-deliver-covid-19-testing-kits> accessed 13 July 2020

[9] For more information: https://skyports.net/nhs-trials/

[10] UK Government, Press Release, ‘Space Agency Backs Space-Enabled Drones to Deliver COVID-19 Test Kits’, <https://www.gov.uk/government/news/space-agency-backs-space-enabled-drones-to-deliver-covid-19-testing-kits> accessed 13 July 2020

[11] For more information: https://www.astrosat.space/virus-action

[12] To learn more about Crowdless visit: https://crowdlessapp.co/

[13] To learn more about Eurisy and the UKSA as a member visit: https://www.eurisy.org/

[14] For more information: https://spaceforsmartergovernment.uk/