European Space Agency Archived News



Press Releases

  • Lithuania becomes ESA Associate Member state
    European Space Agency - Friday, April 30, 2021
    Posted on: 4/30/2021 5:10:19 PM PDT

  • Fly your software in space
    European Space Agency - Monday, April 19, 2021
    Posted on: 4/19/2021 5:59:55 PM PDT

  • ESA–EGU announce Excellence Award winners
    European Space Agency - Friday, March 26, 2021
    Posted on: 3/26/2021 8:38:46 PM PDT

  • SMOS detects space weather
    European Space Agency - Thursday, March 25, 2021
    Posted on: 3/25/2021 2:31:12 PM PDT

  • ESA boost for UK space transportation initiatives
    European Space Agency - Thursday, March 25, 2021
    Posted on: 3/25/2021 2:15:37 PM PDT

  • The history of space debris creation
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, March 17, 2021
    Posted on: 3/17/2021 1:58:54 PM PDT

  • Contract signed with EUMETSAT to build ESA Arctic weather satellite
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, March 9, 2021
    Posted on: 3/9/2021 2:33:25 PM PDT

  • Josef Aschbacher is new ESA Director General
    European Space Agency - Monday, March 1, 2021
    Posted on: 3/1/2021 12:44:29 PM PDT

  • Everything you need to know about ESA’s new astronaut selection
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, February 16, 2021
    Posted on: 2/16/2021 8:13:19 PM PDT

  • ESA Mars orbiters support NASA Perseverance landing
    European Space Agency - Thursday, February 11, 2021
    Posted on: 2/11/2021 11:00:36 PM PDT

  • Sentinel-6 passes in-orbit tests with flying colours
    European Space Agency - Monday, February 8, 2021
    Posted on: 2/8/2021 5:31:59 PM PDT

  • ESA seeks new astronauts - applications open 31 March
    European Space Agency - Monday, February 8, 2021
    Posted on: 2/8/2021 5:17:55 PM PDT

  • Three more service modules for Artemis to be built in Europe
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, February 2, 2021
    Posted on: 2/2/2021 7:10:44 PM PDT

  • ESA Council appoints Josef Aschbacher as next ESA Director General
    European Space Agency - Thursday, December 17, 2020
    Posted on: 12/17/2020 3:41:43 PM PDT

  • ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer officially assigned first flight
    European Space Agency - Monday, December 14, 2020
    Posted on: 12/14/2020 11:41:27 PM PDT

  • Vega flight VV17 failure: Arianespace and ESA appoint an independent Inquiry Commission
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, November 18, 2020
    Posted on: 11/18/2020 9:29:04 PM PDT

  • Breaking the ice at European Polar Science Week
    European Space Agency - Friday, October 23, 2020
    Posted on: 10/30/2020 5:18:32 PM PDT

  • Solar cycle 25: the Sun wakes up
    European Space Agency - Thursday, October 29, 2020
    Posted on: 10/29/2020 4:14:00 PM PDT

  • ESA and NASA Sign Gateway MOU
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, October 27, 2020
    Posted on: 10/27/2020 3:34:48 PM PDT

  • ESA: Space promotes economic growth
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, October 13, 2020
    Posted on: 10/13/2020 9:34:48 PM PDT

  • Status Reports

  • Results of the Independent Inquiry Commission related to Vega flight VV17 mission loss
    European Space Agency - December 17, 2020
    Posted on: 12/17/2020 3:55:36 PM PDT

  • ESA: Gateway MoU and Artemis Accords – FAQs
    European Space Agency - December 15, 2020
    Posted on: 12/15/2020 9:21:04 PM PDT

  • Vega flight VV17 SEOSAT-Ingenio / TARANIS mission failure
    European Space Agency - November 16, 2020
    Posted on: 11/17/2020 4:11:13 AM PDT

  • Space marches on: a month of science in microgravity
    European Space Agency - April 6, 2020
    Posted on: 4/6/2020 5:26:22 PM PDT

  • ESA to conduct BepiColombo flyby amid coronavirus crisis
    European Space Agency - March 30, 2020
    Posted on: 3/30/2020 2:49:33 PM PDT

  • Solar Orbiter braves challenging early days
    European Space Agency - February 18, 2020
    Posted on: 2/18/2020 11:28:25 PM PDT

  • First Solar Orbiter Instrument Sends Measurements
    European Space Agency - February 18, 2020
    Posted on: 2/18/2020 11:25:24 PM PDT

  • Mapping the cosmic journey of phosphorus with Rosetta and ALMA
    European Space Agency - January 16, 2020
    Posted on: 1/16/2020 3:44:01 PM PDT

  • ExoMars Rover completes environmental tests
    European Space Agency - January 16, 2020
    Posted on: 1/16/2020 3:40:37 PM PDT

  • 24-hour weather delay for Vega’s launch of the Aeolus satellite from French Guiana
    European Space Agency - August 20, 2018
    Posted on: 8/21/2018 12:09:55 AM PDT

  • BepiColombo to Target Mid-October Launch to Planet Mercury
    European Space Agency - July 27, 2018
    Posted on: 7/27/2018 6:58:00 PM PDT

  • Two teams selected for Spin Your Thesis! 2018
    European Space Agency - December 20, 2017
    Posted on: 12/20/2017 9:10:13 PM PDT

  • Preliminary Call for Interest ESA CAVES PANGAEA
    European Space Agency - March 3, 2017
    Posted on: 3/3/2017 2:46:33 PM PDT

  • Schiaparelli Released From Trace Gas Orbiter and Begins Its Descent to Mars
    European Space Agency - October 16, 2016
    Posted on: 10/16/2016 8:38:04 PM PDT

  • NASA Administrator Bolden Addresses ESA Council
    European Space Agency - June 17, 2016
    Posted on: 6/17/2016 1:15:13 PM PDT

  • Sentinel-1B launched postponed
    European Space Agency - April 22, 2016
    Posted on: 4/22/2016 5:13:03 PM PDT

  • Pick a satnav prize
    European Space Agency - April 20, 2016
    Posted on: 4/20/2016 3:27:03 PM PDT

  • Sentinel-1B in position for liftoff
    European Space Agency - April 20, 2016
    Posted on: 4/20/2016 3:25:07 PM PDT

  • Mission Control Ready for ExoMars Launch
    European Space Agency - March 12, 2016
    Posted on: 3/13/2016 4:35:28 AM PDT

  • Tim Peake's message to Her Majesty The Queen (video)
    European Space Agency - January 4, 2016
    Posted on: 1/4/2016 9:33:13 PM PDT