Our Society

The British Interplanetary Society is a international membership society and registered charity.

We are devoted to initiating, promoting and disseminating new concepts and technical information about space flight and astronautics.

Our goals are to:

  • Diversify engagement with our wider membership, stakeholders and the public.
  • Advance opportunities to participate in our technical projects.
  • Evolve our professional offer.
  • Celebrate innovation and excellence.
  • Advocate for space within the UK and overseas,
  • Strengthen outreach.

We exist to inspire people about space so that humanity builds a future beyond the Earth.

Founded in 1933, the British Interplanetary Society is the world’s longest established organisation devoted solely to supporting and promoting the exploration of space and astronautics.

The Society

British Interplanetary Society
Arthur C. Clarke House
27-29 South Lambeth Rd

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7735 3160

Company Limited by Guarantee No: 402498
Registered Charity No: 250556