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Feb 6

SPACEBEL Applauding COLUMBUS on its 10th Anniversary in Space

Circling around the Earth every 90 min., 400 km above our heads, the Columbus laboratory is ESA’s main contribution to the International Space Station. The laboratory was sent into space aboard the Atlantis Space Shuttle from the Kennedy Space Center … Continue reading

Jan 25

LISA Pathfinder, a Prize-Winning ESA Mission… with SPACEBEL Input

ESA‘s LISA Pathfinder mission has received the 2017 Space Technology Award of the American Astronautical Society (AAS). This recognition of an exceptional achievement in space technology was awarded to the international LISA Pathfinder team for “delivering and operating a novel … Continue reading

Dec 14

SPACEBEL Heading NADIRA Project to Increase Africa’s Agricultural Business Transformation

The EC funded NADiRA project (Nurturing Africa Digital Revolution for Agriculture – ID N776309) is a H2020 innovation action aiming at Accelerating Africa’s agricultural transformation through the incorporation of Earth Observation in digital smallholder value chains. NADIRA strengthens the development … Continue reading

Nov 15

Framework Agreements: CNES Renewing Cooperation with SPACEBEL

As part of its mission, the French National Centre for Space Studies (CNES) is brought to develop, maintain and operate space systems as well as ground segments. At the end of a negotiated tendering procedure, CNES has retained the application … Continue reading

Nov 13

Renewal of SPACEBEL Copernicus Relay Label

Good news! Our Copernicus Relays membership within the Belgian consortium for Wallonia has been renewed for the coming year, i.e. until the end of 2018. As a Copernicus ambassador, SPACEBEL helps to promote the benefits and opportunities of the EU’s … Continue reading

Nov 7

SPACEBEL Seizing New Cooperation Opportunities with ESOC

The European Space Operations Centre, ESA’s main mission control centre located in Darmstadt (Germany), has awarded a series of new competitive Ground Segment and Operations frame contracts to six industrial consortia, amongst other the GMV consortium, including SPACEBEL, for the … Continue reading

Oct 26

SPACEBEL Creating a New Subsidiary in Europe: N7 Space

Founded in 1988, SPACEBEL has quickly earned its spurs in both the Space and Earth observation applications industries. The recent conclusion of an agreement with the Polish company N7 Mobile in the form of a joint subsidiary creation in Poland … Continue reading

Sep 12

Angels, a New Project, a New Customer for SPACEBEL

Already present on the Argos beacons tracking and satellite data collection system of the French space agency CNES, SPACEBEL is now launching out on a new space mission initiated by CNES. Angels (Argos Neo on a Generic Economical and Light … Continue reading

Aug 24

SPACEBEL at the Futuristic Exhibition “I will be 20 in 2030”

You are invited to a journey into the future from September 23rd 2017 until June 3rd 2018 at the Liège Guillemins railway station… Organized in the frame of the bicentenary of the University of Liège, this event is dedicated to … Continue reading

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Aug 10

SPACEBEL Renewing Contribution to ESA FedEO Infrastructure

Thanks to the ESA FedEO (Federated Earth Observation missions) support environment, the European satellite data user community can easily access all current and past Earth observation data. Providing one single entry point to an increasing number of scientific catalogues and … Continue reading

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