Introductory Remarks

H. Massey
1969 Proceedings of the Royal Society A  
new headquarters, and th a t this meeting would deal with a wider range of subjects related to space research than had the two previous meetings, i.e. on orbital analysis and infrared astronomy. Sir Harrie said th a t it was unsatisfactory th a t space research had necessarily developed in various directions without much coherence, and it was most suitable th a t the National Committee should organize a discussion meeting between those concerned with both the technological and scientific
more » ... d scientific aspects of space research, so th a t both sides could be brought together to outline their skills on the one hand and their scientific requirements on the other.
doi:10.1098/rspa.1969.0001 fatcat:zffzhnqyl5egvabzwjrv3knl2i