News Archive

September 24, 2021

To the moon and beyond – SSC takes years of lunar experience into the future

The moon has been a focal point for the space industry since the 1950’s. Looking back on a rich heritage […]
September 9, 2021
Royal and presidential visit to Esrange

German state visit to Esrange Space Center

Today we welcomed the President of Germany together with HM King and Queen of Sweden to Esrange Space Center, giving […]
September 3, 2021
Esrange Space Center

Royal and presidential visit to Esrange Space Center

August 31, 2021

CNES completes series of balloon flights focused on climate research

The French space agency CNES has successfully completed a series of climate research balloon flights at Esrange Space Center outside […]
June 22, 2021

It takes an expert to navigate in space

Which is one of the most challenging and fascinating disciplines in space science? Flight Dynamics! It takes a lot of […]
June 9, 2021
Antennas, yellow sky

Planning ground station operations? Here is what you need to think about

All successful space missions have one thing in common. Well-planned ground station operations. To help you on your way, here […]
June 7, 2021

Helping navigate planet Earth with precision

The precise landing of a helicopter providing health services, or the entry of a boat into a port guided by […]
May 24, 2021

German science rocket MAPHEUS 11 launched from Esrange

At 07:35 LT on Monday, the DLR (German Aerospace Center) research rocket MAPHEUS 11 was successfully launched from Esrange Space […]
May 10, 2021

Taking space to the next level – Anna Hidalgo Larsson has her mind set on the stars

We are many who share the dream of exploring the infinity around us. But only a few reaches their ultimate […]
April 29, 2021

Reshaping Earth Observation: Pléiades Neo mission reaches next phase – supported by SSC

The first satellite of the Pléiades Neo constellation has been successfully launched. Once completed, the constellation, made of four identical […]
April 26, 2021

SSC announces four new polar antennas to strengthen its unmatched polar connectivity

Swedish Space Corporation (SSC) strengthens its leading polar capability with four new antennas at its polar ground stations; two in […]
March 31, 2021
Carla Careri

In space career – always see the big picture

How does a career in space operations start? Let’s hear about the experience of a Spacecraft Operations Engineer supporting the […]