UK says shut out of EU's Galileo sat-nav contracts

British taxpayers have already contributed more than £1bn to satellite navigation systemThe EUís member states have backed officials in Brussels in their attempt to block the UK from achieving its post-Brexit goal of unrestricted access to the Galileo satellite programme to which British taxpayers have paid more than £1bn.Despite some concerns about the high-handed manner of their approach to the UK, European commission officials secured support from the 27 member states during a meeting on Tuesday. Continue reading...

UK says shut out of EU's Galileo sat-nav contracts

Britain has been formally excluded from future contracts for the EU's Galileo satellite-navigation system, the government said on Thursday, condemning the decision as "completely unacceptable".

Thu 14 Jun 18 from Phys.org

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Delegations to the European Space Agency vote to procure another batch of spacecraft, despite British calls to delay.

Wed 13 Jun 18 from BBC News

UK won't be involved in Europe's Galileo satellite navigation program

Among the many projects being shaken up by Brexit is the European Union's Galileo program, a satellite-based navigation system along the lines of the US' GPS. It's scheduled ...

Thu 14 Jun 18 from Engadget

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