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Space News Sat, 12.02.2022 - 11:09 (Europe/Berlin)

InCubed co-funding from ESA for OroraTech

Im Kampf gegen den Klimawandel ist Weltraumtechnik unverzichtbar. Denn mit Satelliten lassen sich Wald- und Buschbrände in selbst abgelegenen Gebieten erkennen. Voraussetzung für präzise Analysen sind jedoch Beobachtungen in einem festen Zeitfenster, das derzeit kaum […]

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Space News Wed, 24.11.2021 - 23:45 (Europe/Berlin)

NASA launches DART mission

Chicxulub, Tunguska, Chelyabinsk - When asteroids hit the Earth, the consequences can be devastating. To be able to prevent impacts in the future, NASA has now launched a mission to change the trajectory of an asteroid.

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Space News Thu, 30.09.2021 - 20:23 (Europe/Berlin)

DcubeD wins Global Space Markets Challenge

On September 30, 2021, ESA Director General Josef Aschbacher awarded the six winners of the Global Space Markets Challenge. In the Upstream category, the German company DcubeD won the prize of 15,000 euros.

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Space News Thu, 29.07.2021 - 14:51 (Europe/Berlin)

INNOspace Masters Award Ceremony

After the hybrid event in Berlin, which had already been planned for June 24, had to be cancelled, the winners of the challenges were announced today purely virtually. We were there live and present the rankings of the finalists.

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Space News Fri, 23.07.2021 - 08:21 (Europe/Berlin)

Finalists of the EO Dashboard Hackathon announced

From June 23 to 29, ESA, NASA and JAXA hosted a joint hackathon. The occasion was the one-year anniversary of the cooperation between the three space agencies, which jointly launched the Earth Observation Dashboard last year.

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Space News Wed, 23.06.2021 - 11:16 (Europe/Berlin)

EU invests 9 billion euros in ESA programs

The EU and ESA signed a new Financial Framework Agreement (FFPA) on June 22. Over the period 2021 to 2027, ESA will now receive investments of almost nine billion euros from the EU.

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Space News Mon, 31.05.2021 - 19:32 (Europe/Berlin)

Hackathon by NASA, ESA and JAXA

From June 23 to 29, 2021, NASA, ESA and JAXA will host a hackathon. The occasion is the one-year anniversary of the cooperation between the three space agencies, which jointly launched the Earth Observation Dashboard last year.

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Space News Sun, 30.05.2021 - 12:42 (Europe/Berlin)

Asteroid Day 2021 - live from June 1

June 30 is Asteroid Day - a global day of education to promote public awareness and knowledge about asteroids. This year, it also takes place digitally with Asteroid Day LIVE.

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Space News Wed, 31.03.2021 - 11:50 (Europe/Berlin)

ESA is looking for new astronauts

For the first time in over a decade, ESA (European Space Agency) is looking for new astronauts. As a world first, people with disabilities are explicitly sought in this selection round.

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Space News Mon, 22.03.2021 - 17:58 (Europe/Berlin)

RFA opens new headquarters

On March 30, 2021, Rocket Factory Augsburg (RFA) invites to a digital opening ceremony of its new headquarters. The startup wants to become the most affordable provider worldwide with its specially developed microlaunchers.

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Space News Tue, 16.03.2021 - 13:02 (Europe/Berlin)

RFA gets research contract from ESA

As part of the New European Space Transportation Solutions (NESTS) initiative, ESA has awarded three research contracts worth €500,000 each. The German start-up Rocket Factory Augsburg (RFA) is playing a leading role.

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Space News Wed, 10.03.2021 - 11:00 (Europe/Berlin)

SpaceX Crew-2 mission postponed

The second astronautical flight of a SpaceX Dragon space capsule has been postponed again. Actually, the launch was already scheduled for March 2021, but was initially postponed to April 20, 2021. As NASA announced, the launch has now been postponed again.

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