Appointment of the ESA Industrial Ombudsmen27 June 2012
Appointment of the ESA Industrial Ombudsmen27 June 2012 The role of the ESA Industrial Ombudsman is carried out by the Industrial Ombudsman and his Back-up, with the latter only performing that role on a case-by-case basis when the Ombudsman is unable to perform his duties.
New step in the fairness of ESA's procurement process31 July 2009 By introducing a procurement review mechanism in ESA's Procurement Regulations, Member States together with the Director General have once more reemphasised the importance for ESA to carry out its procurements within the prevailing principles of trans...
ESA launches programme in support of Earth observation science15 July 2008 Since the advent of Earth observation from space, satellite missions have become central to monitoring and learning about how the Earth works, resulting in significant progress in a broad range of scientific areas.
Czech Republic accedes to the ESA Convention08 July 2008
Czech Republic accedes to the ESA Convention08 July 2008 ESA PR 32-2008. The Agreement on the Czech Republic’s accession to the ESA Convention was signed on 8 July in Prague, by Jean-Jacques Dordain, Director General of ESA, and Mirek Topolánek, Prime Minister of the Czech Republic.
Procurement of full Galileo system begins01 July 2008
Procurement of full Galileo system begins01 July 2008 Today, the European Commission - with the support of ESA - is launching the procurement of Galileo, a global navigation system composed of 30 dedicated navigation satellites and a ground infrastructure with the main control centres in Europe and a net...
Global space industry to meet in Scotland23 June 2008
Global space industry to meet in Scotland23 June 2008 The world's biggest space show - the 2008 International Astronautical Congress (IAC) - takes place in Glasgow, Scotland, between 29 September and 3 October 2008.