|Shetland Space Centre is a privately-owned
company providing support to in orbit satellite operations. This support
includes vertical launch of satellites and ground stations for telemetry, data
download, command and control and space situational awareness.
Shetland Space Centre can be contacted via the
website or by phone and is available throughout the year.
|The Satellite Vertical launch site will consist
of an integration building for the preparation of the launch vehicle and
payload. This building will have over-head cranes and clean rooms, there will
be offices attached to the side. The roll out track will lead to a launch pad
with fuelling and gas equipment. A large Command and Control building will be
available on the domestic site 4 kms to the South. High quality accommodation
is available for up to 200 people. It is anticipated that the site will be
ready for operations in August 2020.|||
||Coast at Haroldswick, Unst, Shetland|