As part of the development of a spaceport in Prestwick, a public consultation event will be held at Glasgow Prestwick Airport on Wednesday 23rd February 2022. The event will be held in the Aviator Suite from 12 – 7pm with free parking available.
The consultation will offer information to the public on the proposed national development of a horizontal launch spaceport on land at East Sanquhar Farm, immediately to the east of Glasgow Prestwick Airport runway 03-21 comprising;
- launch vehicle integration facility
- payload processing facility
- control post
- aircraft apron and taxiway
- launch vehicle and launch vehicle component stores
- security fencing, access road
- car parking
- ancillary services
- associated infrastructure
The event will present an opportunity for the public to ask questions of the design team and provide feedback to them. The free car parking for those attending the event will be available in car park one.
A second consultation event will be held at the airport, with the date to be confirmed.