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Philip Dunne MP joins Board of Reaction Engines


Wed, 2020-09-23 16:12


Reaction Engines is delighted to announce that the Rt Hon. Philip Dunne MP has been appointed an independent non-executive director.

Nigel McNair Scott, Reaction Engines Chairman, said:

“We are fortunate and delighted to have Philip join our team. Having someone with Philip’s wealth of experience, and respect right across the political spectrum, will reinforce and strengthen the Board.”

Philip Dunne said:

“I am pleased to join the board of one of the UK’s most innovative and exciting aerospace companies. Reaction Engines is at a crucial point in its journey to revolutionise ultra-low cost lower emissions space access and high-speed flight, with many new and sustainable spin-out applications for SABRE engine technology. I look forward to playing my part in helping the UK journey towards net zero sustainable aviation.” 

Philip Dunne has been MP for Ludlow since 2005. He served as Minister for Defence Procurement from 2012-2016 and as Minister of State for Health from 2016-2018. He is Chairman of the Environmental Audit Committee and Deputy Chairman of the Defence Growth Partnership.

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