Priorities of Finnish space activities outlined by national strategy 

The National Strategy for Finland’s Space Activities 2013–2020 sets out the vision, objectives and development strategy for Finland’s space activities. The aim is for Finland’s space activities to reach the world’s top level in selected areas by 2020.

The key projects outlined in the strategy focus on the following areas:

  • developing space-based applications that respond to the growing demands of the Arctic region
  • strengthening the competitiveness of services with open-source geographical information
  • raising the level of scientific research by utilising ESA’s and EU’s programmes and
  • advancing the specialisation of the space industry and its applications development to tackle tightening competition.

The National Strategy for Finland's Space Activities in 2013-2020 - Abstract

Final report of the Working Group on Revision of the National Space Strategy 

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Maija Lönnqvist