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During the Space Tech Expo Europe in Bremen, Zuid-Holland and Bremen launched the Action Agenda for cooperation in the space sector. Starting point of this agenda was the agreement made in March. At that time, the space trading mission to Bremen took place and, in the presence of the Dutch King and Queen, the...

7.10.2019: Every fall ESA Business Applications, ESA Space Solutions, ESA BICs, Technology Brokers and Business Ambassadors from all over Europe meet to network and learn from each other’s cases.   The ESA BASS network on the stairs of the University of Coimbra. Photo: Space Business Innovation Centre Noordwijk This...

Background The space sectors and regional governments of Bremen and Zuid-Holland join forces to strengthen (aero)space in the Province of Zuid-Holland and the German Federal State of Bremen. On the 6th of March 2019 the King’s Commissioner Jaap Smit (Province of Zuid-Holland), Jeroen Rotteveel, (CEO of SpaceNed),...

Startups, investors, and space tech experts join forces at Space Academy Helsinki June 7, 2019: On 3-4 June the H2020 project SpaceUp launched the first of six ‘Space Academies’, organised by EBAN (European Business Angel Network) in Helsinki, Finland. The Space Academy was a culmination of prior activities, stemming...

ESA Business Incubation Centre launches as a collaboration between Starthaus and AVIASPACE BREMEN Bremen/Bremerhaven, 13 May 2019. The ESA Business Incubation Centre Northern Germany (ESA BIC NG) is the new flagship project for the aeronautics and space industries sector in Bremen. The space incubator, part of the...

Soon entrepreneurs in Northern Germany can join the ESA Business Incubation Centre (BIC) in Bremen to turn their space ventures into viable start-up companies. The ESA BIC Northern Germany is planned to open in the coming months to join ESA’s European-wide network of 20 ESA BICs already operating in 17 countries. This...

The German Federal State of Bremen delegation, led by Senator Martin Günthner, Minister of Economic Affairs, Labour and Ports, during a meeting with the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) officials, including President Sylvain Laporte. (Credit: CSA) On April 12, 2018, representatives of the Canadian space industry and...

Credit: ArianeGroup Arianespace has successfully launched two telecommunications satellites: DSN-1/Superbird-8 for the Japanese operator SKY Perfect JSAT; and HYLAS 4 for the British operator Avanti Communications. Read more…   Website Arianespace    

The hydrogen tank delivered by MT Aerospace to ArianeGroup’s new production center in Bremen, Germany, is the first component for the upper stage of the future European launcher Ariane 6. © MT Aerospace In Bremen, the first propellant tank for the future European launcher’s upper stage was delivered to ArianeGroup’s...

Rates of grounding line migration around Antarctica between 2010 and 2016. Most Antarctic glaciers flow straight into the ocean in deep submarine troughs. The place where their base leaves the seabed and begins to float is known as the grounding line. Information from ESA’s CryoSat mission has revealed that, over the...