“In a bold move, the European Space Agency is preparing to unveil the Sun as never seen before. Solar Orbiter (SolO), a spacecraft with Portuguese technology, to be launched into Space on February 10th, will venture just 42 million km from our star. ” Portugal Space
The 22 Member States endorsed the most ambitious plan in the history of ESA, accounting for 14.4 billion euro over … More
Portugal Space has recently taken a few more steps in international cooperation for space exploration. During the Paris Air Show, several protocols were signed, while the Portuguese space agency and ESA completed another phase of the European launch program from the Azores platform. The objective is to collaborate with Portugal in the specialized technical support in the launching of micro satellites.
He’s one of the three Portuguese astronauts.
One of the biggest challenges of is career up until now was the AMADEE-18 project, a Mars simulation on Earth.
The National Geographic was there and shows us how it all went.
Ele é um dos três astronautas portugueses.
Um dos maiores desafios da carreira até agora foi o projeto AMADEE-18, uma simulação de Marte na Terra.
A National Geographic estava lá e nos mostra como tudo aconteceu.
This is the first part of a larger post about Portuguese astronauts. Yeah, we do have astronauts. They’re still on Earth. For now…
Five consortia selected to submit proposals for space port in Santa Maria
Portugal and China make satellite manufacturing official
Portugal and China celebrated this week the agreement that will allow the two countries to produce microsatellites. The planned investment is 50 million euros and involves the installation of two factories in the North of Portugal.
The plants are expected to open in the first quarter of 2019.
The Azores spaceport The Portuguese project to build a spaceport in Azores is taking its first but solid steps. You … More
Doze empresas portuguesas embarcam em consórcios para o centro espacial dos Açores Divulgados os resultados da primeira fase da criação … More