This information was announced by Prime Minister Scott Morrison on September 21, when he was at the US Aerospace Agency, during the official visit to the US from September 19-27.
Speaking to scientists at NASA, Mr. Morrison said the grant will help Australian businesses support the US automation research system, thereby promoting the development of equipment manufacturing industry for ships. space, expanding communications system from the ground to the moon, automation robots used in space for mineral exploration activities, remote medicine to provide medical services to remote areas such as Antarctica and Pilbara, Western Australia, or invented nano satellites that provide accurate images with very high resolution …
Mr. Morrison said that the increasing volume of jobs and innovations in the space field will inspire successive generations. He hopes to expand the size of the Australian space industry by a factor of 3, to reach 12 billion AUD, and create 20,000 jobs by 2030.
On this occasion, Mr. Morrison also witnessed the Australian Space Agency and NASA sign a joint statement on expanding bilateral cooperation. US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, top left and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, witnessed the signing of a joint statement on expanding bilateral cooperation between NASA and the Australian Space Agency.
If Australia can succeed in this effort, there will be more options for countries, especially in Asia, for commercial launches or taking advantage of space technology at lower costs.
Northern Australia is an area with a different geographical, economic, topographic, and resident location from other regions in Australia. This region has sparsely populated, vast land, little infrastructure, different from the major cities and other regions of the country.
In the current context, the demand for space technology is increasing to improve the quality of life and social connection. Besides, people need space technology for GPS, satellite TV, and space technology also plays an important role in forest protection and weather monitoring.