Artist's impression of UKube-1 in space
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UKube-1 first Scottish satellite is built in Glasgow

The first complete satellite to be built in Scotland is taking shape in Glasgow.

UKube-1 is the UK Space Agency's pilot programme for testing new technologies in space.

The space probe is being built by Clyde Space, which has been constructing satellite systems for almost eight years.

BBC Scotland's Kenneth Macdonald reports for Newsnight Scotland.

  • 20 Mar 2012