N° 25-2017

Galileo launch brings navigation network close to completion

13 December 2017

Europe has four more Galileo navigation satellites in the sky following their launch on an Ariane 5 rocket. After today’s success, only one more launch remains before the Galileo constellation is complete and delivering global coverage.

N° 24-2017

Call for Media: Galileo 19-22 ready for launch

5 December 2017

The next four Galileo satellites are scheduled for launch on 12 December at 18:36 GMT (19:36 CET, 15:36 local time) from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana atop an Ariane 5 rocket.

N° 23-2017

Call for media: Copernicus Sentinel-5P shines first light on a...

21 November 2017

Launched into orbit on 13 October, the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite has delivered its first images of air pollution. To mark this important milestone, ESA, the European Commission and the German Aerospace Centre DLR invite media representatives to an exclusive viewing of these tantalising first results, which surpass expectations.

N° 22-2017

ESA Council October 2017

19 October 2017

The ESA Council, chaired by Jean-Yves Le Gall, met on 17–18 October in Paris, France.