We've moved! Access the new OPS Forum site at: http://www.amiando.com/opsforum.The 'OPS Forum' is a monthly seminar organised by the Ground Systems Engineering Dept., known as 'OPS-G', at ESA's European Space Operations Centre (ESOC), Darmstadt, Germany. Events are of interest to registered members of the space operations community, academia and the media.
Introduction to the ESTRACK Management System 19 June 2009 The EMS translates service requests from multiple missions into a schedule for ground stations and monitors both execution of the schedule and general health of ground stations.
Design, development and verification of Galileo Ground Mission Segment 29 May 2009 An overview of Galileo and its phases (IOV, FOC) and the general design of the ground segments. The presentation also focuses on the Galileo Ground Mission Segment (GMS), which is responsible for the generation of the navigation and integr...
Swarm simulator development 8 May 2009 An explanation and illustration of what SMP-2, REFA and EGOS-MF are - and how these can be used to facilitate and streamline the production of spacecraft simulators.
Libration point orbits 3 April 2009 ESA's Herschel and Planck missions will fly on orbits around the libration point L2 in the Sun-Earth system. Future astronomy missions such as GAIA and JWST will also use this type of orbit. This forum will provide a comprehensive introdu...
X-Band Acquisition Aid - An advanced tool for future LEOP support 20 March 2009 The presentation will provide an overview of the X-Band Acquisition Aid (XAA) facilities that are being deployed in PER, KRU and MSP ground stations to support H/P, LPF and future X-Band spacecraft LEOPs.
New Ground Segment Reference Facility 04 February 2009 Testing and validation of the ground segment and ground segment components are prerequisites for operations success. To improve the current approach, OPS-G is working on an innovative concept that will allow developers to validate and...
Last update: 30 September 2009