News Archive

March 29, 2021
Earth and space

Call for Annual General Meeting 2021

SSC’s Annual General Meeting 2021 will be held on Tuesday, 27 April via SSC Video meeting.
March 22, 2021

World’s first space debris removal satellite ELSA-d successfully launched – Critical ground connectivity by SSC

The world’s first space debris removal spacecraft, Astroscale’s ELSA-d satellite, was successfully launched from Kazakhstan today. ELSA-d will demonstrate technology […]
March 10, 2021

Space Data for a Sustainable Future – but what is GlobalTrust?

GlobalTrust is set to address some of the most crucial environmental and social issues. But how will it work? We […]
January 28, 2021

SSC Strengthens its Presence in Asia-Pacific – Introduces SSC Space Thailand

Swedish Space Corporation (SSC) announced today the formation of SSC Space Thailand, a subsidiary targeted at the Asian-Pacific market, further […]
January 21, 2021

SSC and Airbus Defence and Space Netherlands to Collaborate in Optical Communication

SSC and Airbus Defence and Space Netherlands (Airbus DS NL) have signed an MOU for collaborative activities regarding ground equipment […]
December 10, 2020

Investing for a Sustainable Future: SSC invests in exciting new UK/Swedish start-up “GlobalTrust”

SSC invests in a new start-up data analytics business with offices in the UK and Sweden to address some of […]
November 10, 2020

SSC UK awarded ESA contract to define next generation ground segment connectivity systems for CubeSats and SmallSats

The UK subsidiary of SSC (Swedish Space Corporation), has been awarded a contract by the European Space Agency ESA to […]
October 20, 2020
Miranda Pirrie

New Head of SSC’s Satellite Management Services

We are pleased to welcome Miranda Pirrie as the new President of our Satellite Management Services Division and member of […]
October 14, 2020
MAXUS 9 rocket launch

SSC to launch satellites from Esrange Space Center

The Swedish government announced today a decision to establish capability to launch small satellites from Esrange Space Center in northern […]
September 11, 2020
Space Kiruna logo

Save the date for livestream

Panel discussion October 6 at 1300 – 1345 LT from Kiruna, Sweden, during World Space Week 2020.
August 4, 2020
Antenna at Esrange

SSC and Unibap pursue to collaborate to bring SpaceCloud services in space

Unibap develops SpaceCloud™ Services (USS) with support from the European Space Agency(ESA) and now aims to expand its offerings together […]
July 1, 2020
Visitor Center

Esrange Visitor Center reopening on 3 July

Welcome to our Visitor Center at Esrange. We are reopening for the summer on Friday, 3 July, and will keep […]