ESA

ESA Council appoints Josef Aschbacher as new general director

The European Space Agency’s (ESA) Council announced Dr. Josef Aschbacher as the next Director General of ESA for a period of four years, effective June 2021. ...


Europe begins construction of its first shuttle, Space Rider

The European Space Agency (ESA) signed two contracts for the construction of a reusable space shuttle, Space Rider. The first launch in low orbit is planned for 2023....


Airbus prepares for long journey to Jupiter

Airbus Defence and Space declares completing the first step in the Jupiter mission....