The European Union has spent in space 12 billion euros

Евросоюз потратил на космос 12 миллиардов евро

EU invests in space projects

Investments in space projects has already brought its first fruits.

The European Union has invested € 12 billion in space projects in the period 2014-2020 it is stated in the communiqué of the European Commission regarding the joint visit of the President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker and the President of France Emmanuel Makron to the space centre in Kourou (Guiana)

It is noted that this visit takes place a year after the presentation of the Space strategy for Europe and is part of promoting “an ambitious industrial policy to ensure strategic interests of the European Union”.

“The European space program will serve millions of people. Through the use of space data significantly increased the effectiveness of emergency services agencies responding to disasters, aviation, agriculture. A lot of companies use these data to more innovative methods,” – said in a communique.

As reported, the British physicist Stephen Hawking laid out in free access to the Network of my thesis on the expansion of the Universe.