N° 1-2017

ESA activities in 2017 of interest to media

5 January 2017

The main events of interest to media planned for 2017 are detailed below. Go to ESA website’s media section at and the associated media and launch calendars for more key events and future updates.

N° 51-2016

Call for Media: ESA Director General’s overview of ESA activities

14 December 2016

On Wednesday, 18 January, ESA Director General Jan Woerner will meet the media for the traditional press breakfast to provide an overview of ESA’s achievements in 2016 and the opportunities ahead in 2017. The briefing will take place at ESA headquarters.

N° 52-2016

Call for Media: briefing on SmallGEO

13 December 2016

A special briefing on SmallGEO, Europe’s versatile small telecom satellite platform, will be held on 18 January, after Director General Jan Woerner’s annual meeting of the press at ESA HQ, Paris.

N° 50-2016

European ministers ready ESA for a United Space in Europe in t...

2 December 2016

ESA today concluded a two-day Council meeting at ministerial level in Lucerne, Switzerland. Ministers in charge for space  matters from ESA’s 22 member states plus Slovenia and Canada allocated €10.3 billion for space activities and programmes based on the vision of a United Space in Europe in the era of Space 4.0.