BEXUS 32 and 33 launched with great success
Both BEXUS 32 and 33 were successfully launched from Esrange Space Center, despite very challenging weather with 38 cm of snowfall less than 24 hours before the first launch.
Interview with Steve Spittle, who works for SSC’s data analytics company, Global Trust.
SSC expands its Lunar Ground Network with VIRATEC partnership
SSC has signed a partnership agreement with Ventspils University of Applied Sciences (VUAS) and VIRATEC based in Latvia, adding the VUAS large antennas to the SSC CONNECT network. This will increase SSC’s capability to support a wide range of mission[...]
Successful discussions at Almedalen Political Week
.Security, defense and regional development are topics that engage a large proportion of society today. They are also areas where space plays a significant role, which became obvious when SSC went to the Almedal Political Week in Visby last week.[...]
Bon Voyage Marcus Wandt!
It was recently announced that Marcus Wandt will be Sweden’s new astronaut. SSC is one of the co-financiers behind the project that has made Wandt’s voyage to the International Space Station (ISS) possible. As a partner of the mission, which[...]
SSC at the Almedalen political week in Visby
Space is becoming increasingly important for a sustainable and secure social development on Earth. Meanwhile, Sweden’s role within the global space sector is growing more important. At this year’s Almedalen political week in Visby, Sweden, SSC will be present to[...]
Simon chose to move a long way for a job at Esrange and a life in Kiruna.
SSC to collaborate with Colombia in Space
SSC and the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm (KTH) have signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with the Government of Colombia regarding joint space activities. It aims to strengthen Colombia’s ambitions to develop its national space program, with the[...]
SSC to support OHB Heinrich Hertz mission
SSC has been contracted by OHB System AG to provide TT&C, LEOP and Emergency S-Band support for Germany’s new communications satellite Heinrich Hertz, also known as “H2SAT”. The spacecraft is scheduled the be launched on Friday 16 June, at 1:01[...]
First ever in Europe hot-fire test by RFA
For the first time in Europe, and second time worldwide, a privately developed staged combustion upper stage has been successfully hot-fired. The test was performed at Esrange Space Center in northern Sweden, owned and operated by Swedish Space Corporation (SSC),[...]