“Space economy” : Apulia Region gives the green light for the « Mirror copernicus » project
Apulia reigon is still investing on the aerospace sector for its economic growth and development. The memorandum of understanding between the Apulia Region, the Ministry of Economic Development and 13 other regions ( Abruzzo, Basilicata, Campania, Emilia Romagna, Lazio, Liguria, Lombardy, Piedmont, Sardinia, Tuscany, Umbria, Val d’Aosta and the Autonomous Province of Trento) has been approved by the Regional Council for the implementation of the project “Mirror Copernicus”, aimed at developing an innovative infrastructure system in the field of Earth Observation.
This initiative is part of the “Space Economy” Strategic Plan, promoted by the Presidency of the Council of Ministers to define a national organic policy in the aerospace sector, with the aim of making it one of the driving drivers of the country’s growth in the coming years.
For further information – Press release, Apulia region