The Aerospace Sector Deal was launched in December 2018 by the Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy. This deal was developed through a partnership between the AGP, UK Government and the UK Aerospace Industry, aimed at positioning the UK to take advantage of global technology trends.
The activities delivered through joint funding with industry will deliver on three Industrial Strategy Grand Challenges:
“This Sector Deal signals the government’s intention to position the UK at the forefront of valuable emerging markets.” The Aerospace Sector Deal
The Industrial Strategy sets out five foundations of productivity that underpin a successful economy. These foundations align to the government’s vision of a transformed economy and are ones that the Aerospace sector is well placed to contribute to: