High-level representative of the European Parliament on visit to ESRIN26 January 2017 The Director of the European Parliament Office in Rome, Gian Paolo Meneghini, visited ESRIN on Friday, 20 January 2017. During his tour, he was introduced to the role of ESRIN within ESA by Josef Aschbacher, Director of Earth Observation and Head of E...
New ESA Director of Earth Observation14 June 2016
New ESA Director of Earth Observation14 June 2016 At a restricted meeting of the ESA Council held in Paris today Mr Josef Aschbacher was appointed as ESA Director of Earth Observation.
Watch live: Helix Nebula – The Science Cloud11 January 2013
Watch live: Helix Nebula – The Science Cloud11 January 2013 Discover the Helix Nebula – the Science Cloud, a pioneering partnership between big science and big business in Europe that is charting a course towards the sustainable provision of cloud computing for science. The event will be streamed live on Wedne...
ESA/ASI joint event for Vega launch - watch the replay14 February 2012
ESA/ASI joint event for Vega launch - watch the replay14 February 2012 A joint ESA-ASI event was held at ESA/ESRIN to watch Vega's qualification flight on 13 February. The first Vega lifted off at 11:00 CET from the new launch pad at Europe's Spaceport, and conducted a flawless qualification flight. Watch the replay
ESRIN - ESA’s centre for Earth observation07 July 2010
ESRIN - ESA’s centre for Earth observation07 July 2010 ESRIN is in Frascati, south of Rome, Italy. It manages the ground segment for ESA and third-party Earth-observation satellites, coordinating over 20 ground stations and ground-segment facilities throughout Europe and cooperating with another 20 foreig...
Pooled satellite data for maritime surveillance on the horizon18 July 2011 Oceans cover much of our planet and they are difficult to keep under surveillance, with the trafficking of people, unlicensed fishing and piracy adding to the problem. Satellites, however, can help keep the seas safe.