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Dec 20

Spacebel Spreads Some Magic at Christmas

Celebrating Christmas at the hospital is never great fun, certainly not for a child… That is why SPACEBEL as official partner of the campaign “A Magical Christmas at the Hospital” has pleasure in inviting you to contribute to the second … Continue reading

Nov 7

49th Paris Air Show: Spacebel Participates

As enthusiastic as ever, SPACEBEL will once again be exhibiting at the Paris Air Show, which will run from June 20th -26th 2011. We look forward to meeting you at our booth in hall 2B, G51b at the Bourget aerodrome.

Oct 15

SPACEBEL Will Help Europe to Navigate on its Own

Developed by the European Space Agency and funded by the European Union, Galileo will be Europe’s proper, independent satellite-based positioning system under civilian control that should should provide its initial services by 2014. SPACEBEL has recently been selected by OHB-System AG in … Continue reading

Oct 11

Spacebel Launches out into VEGA

With the recent signature of two major contracts in the frame of the European VEGA programme, SPACEBEL extends its participation in the launchers business. Named after the second brightest star in the northern hemisphere, the new rocket for small and … Continue reading

Sep 18

SPACEBEL at the Space Days: Launchers, from Modelling to Operations (11-12/10/2010 – Charleroi)

On October 11th-12th 2010, the Cluster “SKYWIN / Wallonie Espace » organizes the third edition of their “Space Days” at the Palais des Beaux-Arts in Charleroi – event with which SPACEBEL is once again fully associated. The primary objective of … Continue reading

Aug 5

Come and Meet Us at ICT 2010 (27-29/09/2010 in Brussels)

ICT 2010, Europe’s major forum for ICT research and innovation will run from September 27th until 29th at the Heysel in Brussels in the frame of the Belgian Presidency of the European Union. This biennial event organized by the European … Continue reading

Aug 1

PROBA-Vegetation: a New Microsatellite for ESA, a New Contract for SPACEBEL

In the frame of the GMES programme, Belgium will realize for ESA a new microsatellite named PROBA-Végétation (in short ‘PROBA-V’). With the recent signature of the PROBA-V contract, SPACEBEL also takes part in the new PROBA (Project for On-Board Autonomy) … Continue reading

Jul 2

EarthCARE: SPACEBEL Cares about the Earth

EarthCARE (Earth Clouds, Aerosols and Radiation Explorer), ESA’s newest Earth explorer mission developed in collaboration with the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency, will observe clouds and aerosols on a global scale to improve the accuracy of climate change predictions and weather … Continue reading

Jun 14

Launching of the PICARD Satellite with SPACEBEL Software

On June 15th 2010, the French satellite PICARD will fly off into space on a Dnepr launcher from the Dombarovski cosmodrome nearby the small Russian city of Yasny on the border with Kazakhstan. Named after the French astronomer Jean Picard … Continue reading

Apr 23

SPACEBEL Contributes to the INSPIRE 2010 Conference

VITO – Flemish Institute for Technological Research (Belgium), in collaboration with SPACEBEL, Infoterra (Germany), EOX IT Services (Austria), AGI – Institute of Aerial Geodesy (Lithuania) submitted a paper for the INSPIRE conference to be held on June 22nd-25th in Kraków, … Continue reading