News Archive

June 8, 2022

Exploring the Moon – aiming for the Universe

After fifty years, mankind is going back to the Moon, and this time for a longer stay. Exploring the Moon […]
May 17, 2022

SSC’s longtime employee Stig-Ove Silverlind – awarded the Thulin medal

SSC’s longtime employee Stig-Ove Silverlind, based at Esrange, has been awarded the Thulin Medal in silver. With his long experience […]
April 20, 2022

Half a century in Space – now gazing into the future

It all started with sounding rockets launched from a simple forest glade. Half a century later, SSC is a global […]
April 6, 2022

SSC introduces SSC CONNECT®

In the past few years, Swedish Space Corporation has made some quick developments within its ground segment activities. To celebrate […]
March 29, 2022

Space is gaining increased strategic and political importance in Sweden

In recent years, the Swedish Government has increased the space budget and initiated several initiatives to strengthen Sweden in this […]
March 28, 2022
SSC logo light-blue

Call for General Annual Meeting

SSC’s Annual General Meeting 2022 will be held on Tuesday 26 April.
March 23, 2022

Anna Kinberg Batra nominated new Chairman of the Board of Directors of SSC

In conjunction with convening an Annual General Meeting, Swedish Space Corporation (SSC) announces that Anna Kinberg Batra has been nominated […]
March 22, 2022

First light for SSC’s satellite tracking ground station

In collaboration with Baader Planetarium, Planewave and Andor, SSC has been developing a ground station for satellite tracking over the […]
March 22, 2022
New Kiruna center

Esrange to new offices in Kiruna city center

Parts of our operations at Esrange Space Center will move to the city center of Kiruna in 2023. The new […]
March 4, 2022

SSC Joins the DIFI Consortium

SSC joins the Digital IF Interoperability (DIFI) consortium, an independent space industry group, to work towards interoperability in satellite ground […]
March 3, 2022

Rocket campaigns postponed at Esrange

In light of the current geopolitical situation in Europe, all planned rocket launches from Esrange Space Center have been postponed […]
February 19, 2022

Up next: Rocket with a 1970’s heritage

The TEXUS team is about to launch another sounding rocket from Esrange Space Center. Yesterday, we got some glimpses from […]