Dawn of a new ESA

October 2004
Engineer (00137758);10/8/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7661, p7
This article reports that Great Britain has confirmed it is joining the next stage of ESA's European Preparatory Space Exploration Programme, Aurora. Prof Ian Halliday, chief executive of the Particle Physics and Astronomy Research Oouncil, announced that Great Britain will invest �3,5m in the programme, with a further �1,5m set aside for either Geat Britain national preparatory activities for Aurora or as additional contributions to ESA.


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