Communicating over long and remote distances or difficult terrain is complex. Satellite communications make it possible to send information across land, sea, sky and space.
The Australian Space Agency's Communications Technologies and Services Roadmap provides a 10 year plan to provide strategic direction to support the growth of the industry. It will secure the future of Australia’s space sector.
The advanced communications roadmap will:
Advancing Space: Australian Civil Space Strategy 2019-2028, identifies the 7 National Civil Space Priority Areas. Roadmaps align to each of these areas to:
The Communications Technologies and Services Roadmap prioritises six focus segments. These are the areas of greatest opportunity for the Australian space sector. Focus segments highlight the potential to deliver advantage to Australia over the next decade.
These areas interplay to provide a pathway to uplift capability to help triple the size of the Australian space sector by 2030.