Cornwall Space and Aerospace: Coffee and Networking

Space and Aerospace employers: Join us for networking under a rocket at Spaceport Cornwall's Story of a Satellite Exhibition!

Date: Wednesday 22 September

Time: 9am - 11am

Location: Spaceport Cornwall, Story of a Satellite Exhibition, Cornwall Airport Newquay, Hangar NH2 CP2, St Mawgan. Newquay, TR8 4RQ

The College's ESF part-funded Cornwall Space and Aerospace Technology Training Project (CSATT) invites you to explore the fantastic “Story of a Satellite” exhibition at Spaceport Cornwall with coffee and cake. This informal networking morning will be a chance to:

  • Connect with others working in the space and aerospace sector in Cornwall
  • Hear about the upcoming space apprenticeship and short courses run by CSATT
  • Find out more about the latest space news and industry trends

This networking event is open to anyone working in space and aerospace in Cornwall, whether you manufacture components or use earth observation data for mining exploration, or even if you’re interested in joining the sector. Places are limited and will be on a first-come-first-served basis.

Register your place


Parking is available at Newquay Airport’s East Car Park and costs approximately £5 for two hours.

COVID-19 safety

As an in-person event we request that you do not attend if you have tested positive for COVID-19 and let us know if you test positive for COVID-19 within 48 hours of attending. Hand sanitiser and hand washing facilities will be available and the venue is well ventilated. Masks are not legally required but are recommended.

Story of a Satellite

To find out more information about the “Story of a Satellite” exhibition, please visit:

This event has been organised by the CSATT project* which is part-funded by the European Social Fund and delivered by Truro and Penwith College. CSATT is supported by Aerospace Cornwall, Spaceport Cornwall and Goonhilly Earth Station. You can find out more about CSATT here:

*The project is receiving £1.8m of funding from the European Social Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England. The Department for Work and Pensions (and in London the intermediate body Greater London Authority) is the Managing Authority for the England European Social Fund programme. Established by the European Union, the European Social Fund helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support skills development, employment and job creation, social inclusion and local community regenerations. For more information visit


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