ESA BR-322 The European Data Relay System10 June 2015
ESA BR-322 The European Data Relay System10 June 2015 The European Data Relay System (EDRS) will relay data between satellites in low orbit and the ground via satellites in geostationary orbit. Large quantities of data will be transmitted rapidly using innovative laser communication technology. Read online
ESA BR-301 Where missions come alive24 February 2015
ESA BR-301 Where missions come alive24 February 2015 As Europe's centre of excellence for satellite operations, ESOC is home to the engineering teams that control spacecraft in orbit and build the systems on the ground that support missions in space. Read online
Space for our future02 December 2014
Space for our future02 December 2014 This is an overview of the main benefits that space provides to our modern society, and to Europe in particular, thanks to the successful cooperation of Member States of ESA, the space agency for Europe. Read online
ESA BR-319 Sentinels27 November 2014
ESA BR-319 Sentinels27 November 2014 The Sentinels are a new fleet of satellites that form the heart of Europe's ambitious environmental monitoring Copernicus programme. Each of the six missions carries state-of-the-art technology to deliver a stream of complementary imagery and data for...
ESA BR-313 Sentinel-127 November 2014
ESA BR-313 Sentinel-127 November 2014 Sentinel-1 is the first in the family of Copernicus satellites.This new satellite carries an advanced radar instrument to image Earth's surface through cloud and rain and regardless of whether it is day or night. Delivering timely information for nume...
ESA BR-320 GALILEO26 August 2014
ESA BR-320 GALILEO26 August 2014 Europe's Galileo satellite navigation system will provide high-quality positioning, navigation and timing services to users across the world. Read here the online brochure to find out more about how the Galileo global satellite navigation system...