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31.03

The 2021 selection campaign for ESA astronauts has begun. Qualified candidates of all genders are encouraged to register. Romanian citizens can apply. The vacancy runs from 31 March to 28 May 2021. ESA will only consider applications submitted to the ESA Career website within those eight weeks.

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31.03

Lasers on Earth are used to measure the position of space debris high above, providing crucial information on how to avoid in-space collisions. Until now, this technique has suffered from a fatal flaw.

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19.03

With the need for satellite data to be received more frequently for faster weather forecasting updates in the Arctic, ESA has signed a contract with OHB Sweden to build a prototype satellite for the Arctic Weather Satellite mission.

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18.03

Space transportation technologies are intrinsically complex, some needing long development cycles of up to a decade. For this reason, ESA is seeking early insights into long-term trends and potential evolutions in all application domains taking into account the needs of future programmes currently under preparation.

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16.03

Key technology for ESA’s exoplanet-hunting Plato spacecraft has passed a trial by vacuum to prove the mission will work as planned. This test replica of an 80-cm high, 12-cm aperture camera spent 17 days inside a thermal vacuum chamber.

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