03 July 2023
With over 20.000 satellites expected to be launched in the next decade, space is becoming increasingly congested, and the situation is especially pronounced in Low Earth Orbit (LEO). The abundance of satellites is not only responsible for "an unprecedented space traffic jam" but it’s also the cause of a large amount of space debris which is increasing at an alarming rate.
28 June 2023
Five start-ups are now the rising stars of EU Space entrepreneurship. And they got a cash prize of 100,000 EUR each to scale-up even more!
08 June 2023
Supporting the implementation of the Space2030 Agenda, the European Union Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA), in partnership with the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), have worked together and produced the report “Contribution to the Space2030 Agenda – The European Union Space Programme “EU Space” Supporting a world with a global population of 8 Billion people”.
07 February 2023
Nová Palmovka in Prague 8 will officially become the headquarters of the European Union Agency for the Space programme (EUSPA). EUSPA continues to expand its operations in the Czech Republic and needs to be hosted in order to undertake its full set of extended activities. Accordingly, EUSPA and the Czech government have signed today a joint memorandum of understanding to support the relocation of the seat of the agency to the Nová Palmovka facility. The project is planned to be finished in 2025.
25 January 2023
Companies benefit from several applications using EU Space data that translate into greener practices, and also in cost reductions and increased efficiency. The new report published by the EU Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) is providing insides to support companies in their green transformation.
24 January 2023
The new ground-breaking service of the EU’s positioning system is now available as announced by European Commissioner for Internal Market, Thierry Breton, during the annual European Space Conference in Brussels, Belgium.
19 January 2023
On Thursday 19 January 2023, CNES and EUSPA signed a framework contract confirming the European Union Space Programme Agency's (EUSPA) intention to entrust CNES once again with the responsibility of providing the SAR-Galileo services, maintaining the assets in operational condition, coordinating with the host sites and interfacing with the Cospas-Sarsat community.
08 December 2022
The EU Agency for the Space Programme holds its annual Open Days from 9 – 10 December at EUSPA headquarters in Prague, Czech Republic.
09 November 2022
The €48,1 million call targeting SMEs, academia and public actors looks -among others- to strengthen downstream capabilities and modernize the EU public sector by offering cutting-edge solutions based on Galileo, Copernicus, EGNOS and GOVSATCOM.
21 October 2022
The #myEUspace competition seeks innovative commercial solutions leveraging the power of EU Space with the mission: to support entrepreneurs developing innovative commercial applications that leverage data and signals from the EU Space Programme. To get there, it’s put nearly EUR 1 million in prize money on the table.