Advocacy

The RS&P Commission supports the RS&P community's engagement in the development of Australian Space Policy, with a particular interest in strategic planning for Earth Observations from space. Our advocacy role in the coming year will be focused on the draft Australian Space Policy once it is released.In coming months the RS&P Commission will be developing a position paper on earth observation in Australia.

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CubeSat to lift veil on our environment

CubeSat to lift veil on our environment's extremes

Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, announced  on 5 December 2018 that it would be extending its Earth observation capabilities by acquiring Australia’s first CubeSat designed to detect invisible infrared light.

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  QLD launches local space race

QLD launches local space race

Australia has made its first commercial rocket launch with a craft sent skyward from rural Queensland.

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CSIRO INVESTS $35M IN FUTURE OF SPACE AND AI FOR AUSTRALIA

CSIRO INVESTS $35M IN FUTURE OF SPACE AND AI FOR AUSTRALIA

Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, is investing $35M in frontier research in Space Technology and Artificial Intelligence.

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