Fly Your Satellite! teams near end of Critical Design Review18 June 2018 ESA’s Fly Your Satellite! programme gives the next generation of scientists and engineers the chance to build CubeSats – nanosatellites that can fit in your hand but are fully operational – and send them into space.
Students inspired by CubeSats Hands-On Training Week 201809 March 2018 The first ESA Academy’s CubeSats Hands-On Training Week, which was held from 26 February to 2 March 2018 at ESA Academy’s Training and Learning Centre in ESEC, Belgium, has just been completed.
Students’ CubeSat undergoes intense radiation tests18 January 2018
Students’ CubeSat undergoes intense radiation tests18 January 2018 Sending a real satellite into space can be a dream come true for many students. ESA’s Fly Your Satellite! programme offers the next generation of space scientists and engineers the chance to be supported by ESA specialists in this endeavour.
Things get critical for CubeSat teams15 December 2017
Things get critical for CubeSat teams15 December 2017 Four of the six student teams from the Fly Your Satellite! programme have travelled to ESTEC to find out what it takes to get their CubeSat through the Critical Design Review (CDR). It is indeed a critical moment in their project. The review process e...
Turn your ideas into satellite concepts with the ESA Academy31 October 2017
Turn your ideas into satellite concepts with the ESA Academy31 October 2017 Dreaming of flying a satellite into space but not sure how? Wonder no more! The ESA Education Office and ESA’s Systems and Concurrent Engineering Section have the perfect workshop for you. We are currently looking for university students who woul...
CubeSat teams commence critical review of their satellite designs25 October 2017 Two advanced teams participating in the second edition of the “Fly Your Satellite!” programme have just spent four days at ESTEC, ESA’s technical heart in the Netherlands. Their mission: to attend the Critical Design Review (CDR) workshop.