LISA Pathfinder: bake, rattle and roll13 July 2017
LISA Pathfinder: bake, rattle and roll13 July 2017 The final days of the LISA Pathfinder mission are some of the busiest, as controllers make final tests and get ready to switch off the gravitational pioneer next Tuesday.
50 years of ESOC: Treasures from the archives10 July 2017
50 years of ESOC: Treasures from the archives10 July 2017 Since 1975, the ESA Bulletin has been the go-to journal for anyone wishing to stay up-to-date on activities, developments and missions across all branches of ESA.
LISA Pathfinder to conclude trailblazing mission29 June 2017
LISA Pathfinder to conclude trailblazing mission29 June 2017 After sixteen months of science operations, LISA Pathfinder will complete its mission on 30 June, having successfully demonstrated the technology to build ESA's future space observatory of gravitational waves.
ESA marks #Asteroid Day21 June 2017
ESA marks #Asteroid Day21 June 2017 The United Nations has declared 30 June to be International Asteroid Day, and ESA is joining other space agencies, astronauts, scientists and even rock stars for a 24-hour global telethon.
First Sentinel-2B images delivered by laser12 June 2017
First Sentinel-2B images delivered by laser12 June 2017 With the Sentinel-2B satellite close to beginning its working life in orbit, this latest Copernicus satellite has linked up to Alphasat by laser, across almost 36 000 km of space, to deliver images of Earth just moments after they were captured.
Long Night of the Stars to celebrate ESOC's 50th birthday07 June 2017 On 8 September, the public is invited to join us starting at 16:00 CEST to celebrate the 50th anniversary of ESOC, ESA's European Space Operations Centre, in Darmstadt, Germany. Tickets go on sale 10 June.