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The economic reasons why Australia needs a stronger space industry

  • Written by Bin Li, lecturer, University of Newcastle
imageIn the 1950s, Australia was actively involved in the space industry via collaboration with other space players, including the UK.Shami Chatterjee/Flckr, CC BY-SA

A stronger space industry would benefit Australia’s economy, generating more exports and creating more job opportunities. Australia is well placed to expand its industry,...