European Student Earth Orbiter

The ESEO spacecraft

The European Student Earth Orbiter (ESEO) is a micro-satellite mission to Low Earth Orbit. ESEO will take pictures of Earth and other celestial objects, measure radiation levels and test technologies for future education satellite missions. It is aimed at providing students with unparalleled hands-on experience to help prepare a well-qualified space engineering workforce for Europe’s future.

Quick Facts

Project: European Student Earth Orbiter
Level: University
Status: Detailed design and development (Phase C/D) underway with Prime Contractor ALMASpace, Italy
Contact: Piero Galeone, eseo @
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