Defense and Security Accelerator (DASA)

Can you develop the space technologies that will help improve the security of the UK?

What's the open innovation challenge?

DASA want to fund space technologies that will not otherwise be developed in the civil space industry - ones will address a set of specific problems in the space domain.

Innovation challenge details

  • There are four key innovation challenge areas to focus on:
  • Technologies for defending future UK space assets
  • Novel sensing and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) enablers
  • Characterisation of objects in space and their intent
  • Overcoming the technical issues of ‘Space to Sea Level’ optical communications

This is an open date competition


How to get involved

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