ESA reentry expertise30 March 2018
ESA reentry expertise30 March 2018 Every week, on average, a substantial, inert satellite drops into our atmosphere and burns up. Monitoring these reentries and warning European civil authorities has become routine work for ESA’s space debris experts.
Join us for #Sentinel3 launch21 March 2018
Join us for #Sentinel3 launch21 March 2018 Be a part of Europe’s Earth observation revolution by applying to join experts at one of two Sentinel-3B launch #SocialSpace activities on 25 April.
Goonhilly goes deep space22 February 2018
Goonhilly goes deep space22 February 2018 Until now, if you’re an entrepreneur planning future missions beyond Earth, you’d have to ask a big space agency to borrow their deep-space antennas. Now, thanks to the UK’s county of Cornwall and ESA, you’ll have a commercial option, too.
ESA joins reentry campaign06 November 2017
ESA joins reentry campaign06 November 2017 ESA experts will host an international campaign to monitor the reentry of a spacecraft expected early next year.
Webcam on Mars Express surveys high-altitude clouds17 October 2017
Webcam on Mars Express surveys high-altitude clouds17 October 2017 An unprecedented catalogue of more than 21 000 images taken by a webcam on ESA’s Mars Express is proving its worth as a science instrument, providing a global survey of unusual high-altitude cloud features on the Red Planet.
Sentinel-5P: satellite in excellent health16 October 2017
Sentinel-5P: satellite in excellent health16 October 2017 Launched last week, Europe’s Sentinel-5P satellite – the first Copernicus mission dedicated to monitoring the air we breathe – is in excellent health.