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EUSPA Headquarters celebrates 10 years in Prague

06 September 2022
EUSPA’s mission is to link space to user needs, and for the last ten years, we’ve been forging those links from our headquarters in Prague.
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User Consultation Platform helps set the course for the EU Space Programme

02 September 2022
Users are at the heart of the EU Space Programme, and the annual User Consultation Platform is a chance for this group to share their needs and requirements.
A highlight on the EU Space Week agenda, the UCP invites users from a range of market segments to present their needs and requirements

EUSPA welcomes Shriya satellite to the Galileo family!

29 August 2022
Satellite GSAT0224 has joined the Galileo constellation, bringing enhanced accuracy and more robust navigation to users everywhere.
The Galileo satellite GSAT0224 entered into service on 29 August

Using Copernicus data to climate-proof cities

26 August 2022
How one company is using Copernicus data to map urban heat vulnerability and help city planners keep citizens cool – and safe.
Copernicus data is essential for measuring the urban heat vulnerability

EU Space Week 2022 – registration now open!

08 August 2022
Registration for EU Space Week 2022, the go-to event of for Europe’s space community, is now open. Register today and join us 3 – 6 October in Prague, Czech Republic.
Join the EU Space Week 3 – 6 October 2022 in Prague, Czech Republic

As the mercury rises, Copernicus helps keep you cool

03 August 2022
When the past is no longer a good predictor for the climate risks the world faces, there’s the Copernicus Climate Change Service, which offers the data we need to prepare for what lies ahead.
Surface air temperature anomaly for June 2022 relative to the June average for the period 1991-2020. Data source: ERA5. Credit: Copernicus Climate Change Service/ECMWF.

Galileo OSNMA workshop highlights preliminary test results

22 July 2022
The online event provided attendees with an overview of the Galileo Open Service – Navigation Message Authentication (OSNMA) testing phase, along with a chance to hear about some key test results.
Stakeholders got a first look at some initial results during a dedicated workshop.

EU Space enables safer maritime operations

17 July 2022
When it comes to protecting the safety of crew and passengers at sea, Galileo, Copernicus and the forthcoming GOVSATCOM give the maritime sector the perfect trifecta.
The exercise involved the activation of a Galileo-enabled EPIRB equipped with the innovative Return Link Service on board a leisure boat.

Using Galileo to protect boats from criminals

12 July 2022
Developed with the support of the EU Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA), ARGOS uses Galileo positioning, on-board sensors and other technologies to protect vessels against theft, un-anchoring and cyberattacks.
New security solution uses Galileo to protect boats from criminal activity

Czech EU Presidency puts space at the centre of its security priority

01 July 2022
The Czech Republic takes over the rotating Presidency of the Council of the European Union during a time of global instability. It is against this backdrop that the presidency has made security a key priority – and one that will be supported by the EU Space Programme.
In the face of growing global instability, the Czech EU Presidency has made security a key priority – and one that will be supported by the EU Space Programme.

EUSPA takes on the Space Surveillance and Tracking helpdesk as of 2023

27 June 2022
The service will be located at the Galileo Security Monitoring Centre (GSMC) in Madrid, following the transfer of responsibilities from the European Union Satellite Centre (SatCen), in line with the EU Space Regulation.
As part of its expanded role in the #EUSpace Programme, EUSPA will take responsibility for the Programme’s Space Surveillance and Tracking (SST) Front Desk service.

EUSPA re-opens testing campaign for INAV improvements implementation

24 June 2022
The European Union Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) is re-opening a testing campaign for INAV improvements implementation and hereby invites external stakeholders to express their interest in participating in such testing campaign.
The present European GNSS (Galileo) Open Service Signal-In-Space Interface Control Document (OS SIS ICD) Issue 2.0 contains the publicly available information on the Galileo Signal-In-Space.

The EUSPA Space Academy: Lift off to a successful space business!

21 June 2022
Stop dreaming about launching your own space business and start learning how, with the new – and free – EUSPA Space Academy.
EUSPA Space Academy offers free online training to space entrepreneurs

Think you know EU Space?

17 June 2022
Then it’s time to put your knowledge to the test and take our EU Space quiz!
Test your EU Space knowledge with our quiz

New Fundamental Elements call kicks off with dedicated workshop

14 June 2022
To kick off the new Fundamental Elements call, EUSPA is hosting a dedicated workshop where attendees can learn about the programme and hear from previously funded projects.
Attendees at the Fundamental Elements workshop will learn about the programme and hear about previous projects