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N° 7–2017 Call for Media: Launch of Sentinel-2B satellite for Copernicus

27 February 2017

The second satellite in the Sentinel-2 mission for the EU’s Copernicus programme is set for launch from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana at 01:49 GMT 7 March (02:49 CET 7 March; 22:49 local time 6 March) aboard a Vega rocket.

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N° 6–2017 ESA affirms Open Access policy for images, videos and data

20 February 2017

ESA today announced it has adopted an Open Access policy for its content such as still images, videos and selected sets of data.

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N° 5–2017 Call for Media: Signing of industrial contract for Orion spacecraft’s first astronaut mission

8 February 2017

A European Service Module will power NASA’s Orion spacecraft beyond the Moon and back in 2018. ESA and Airbus Defence and Space have agreed with NASA to build a second module for a second mission with astronauts for launch as early as 2021.

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N° 4–2017 SmallGEO’s first flight reaches orbit

28 January 2017

ESA’s new small telecom platform was launched on its first mission in the early hours of this morning.

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