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21.12

On 17 December 2020, the ESA Council appointed Dr Josef Aschbacher as the next Director General of ESA, for a period of four years. He will succeed Prof. Jan Wörner, whose term of office ends on 30 June 2021.

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21.12

ESA and Thales Alenia Space signed a contract to develop the new high-priority Copernicus Radar Observation System for Europe in L-band (ROSE-L) environmental monitoring mission – as part of Europe’s Copernicus programme.

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17.12

The access rights for Digital Elevation Models (DEMs), that map terrain elevation and are commonly used in geographic information systems to produce relief maps, have now been extended and the dataset is openly and freely available to any registered user.

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16.12

Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, covers 700 square kilometres and comprises the launch range, three operational launch complexes with another under development for Ariane 6, and propellant manufacturing plants. Together they draw up to 20% of the country’s energy supplies.

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15.12

The team behind ESA’s Hera asteroid mission for planetary defence, in which Romania is a key participant, congratulates JAXA for returning Hayabusa2’s capsule to Earth laden with pristine asteroid samples. They look forward to applying insights from this audacious space adventure to their own mission.

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