Minister for Defence Industry to attend 2017 International Astronautical Congress

Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, will attend the 2017 International Astronautical Congress in Adelaide today.

Minister Pyne said the 2017 International Astronautical Congress would bring more than 4,000 space professionals and enthusiasts together to discuss space issues and advancement.

“This year’s Congress would focus on secure access to satellites providing essential services, such as communications, timing, navigation and remote sensing,” he said.