Father of GPS meets Europe’s Galileo team17 January 2017
Father of GPS meets Europe’s Galileo team17 January 2017 Brad Parkinson, hailed as the father of GPS, has visited ESA’s technical heart to meet the team behind Europe’s Galileo satellite navigation system.
Preparing for Sunday’s Open Day30 September 2016
Preparing for Sunday’s Open Day30 September 2016 We’re looking forward to a fun, activity-packed day on Sunday’s ESA Open Day in the Netherlands, but all registered visitors are kindly reminded to keep an eye on the weather, and dress appropriately.
André Kuipers’ Soyuz capsule lands in Noordwijk16 September 2016
André Kuipers’ Soyuz capsule lands in Noordwijk16 September 2016 The Soyuz TMA-03M spacecraft, in which Dutch ESA astronaut André Kuipers made his trip to the International Space Station in 2011 and returned in 2012, will be on permanent public display from next week at Space Expo in Noordwijk.
Registration open for October’s ESA Open Day in the Netherlands02 July 2016 Registration has now opened for ESA’s annual Open Day in the Netherlands on Sunday, 2 October – the chance for everyone to visit ESA’s technical heart.
Space Solutions conference: bringing space to Earth18 May 2016 A major European space conference is taking place in the Netherlands at the end of this month, highlighting the vital role that space technology plays in all our lives, and helping European industry to explore its business potential.
Award received during royal visit to ESTEC13 May 2016
Award received during royal visit to ESTEC13 May 2016 A royal visit to ESA’s technical heart on 12 May was the occasion for the Agency to receive an award for ‘Economic Diplomacy’ from the Cercle International Diplomatique et Consulaire, CIDIC.