Pedersen emphasizes that it is important that Norway continues to invest in this area and participates in various European programs through ESA, Copernicus and Gallileo. This will give Norwegian companies better competitive opportunities internationally and ensure access to data that specifically meets Norwegian needs. Full article (in Norwegian)
An important player in the future of satellite industry
The magazine Innovasjon og Forskning just released a special on Norwegian satellite industry where KSAT´s VP of strategy and international relations, Jan Petter Pedersen (PhD), is interviewed on the impressive growth of the company and the importance of national participation in European space programs to ensure Norwegian influence and a competitive space industry.
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