Glasgow Prestwick Airport is working to become one of the UK and Europe’s first spaceports.

The UK Government announced on Friday 14 May that it would be developing a regulatory framework for spaceport sights.

Ahead of the details of this framework being announced, Glasgow Prestwick is continuing to work with industry to build a network of partners, suppliers and customers.

Glasgow Prestwick has had a technical feasibility study carried out to assess what investment will be required to become an operational spaceport. The study showed that with approximately £3 million investment, that the airport could become an operational spaceport.