News Archive

January 22, 2020
VIRAC agreement

Collaboration agreement with VIRAC

SSC recently signed a collaboration agreement with VIRAC in Latvia. This collaboration will add capabilities to support lunar and deep […]
November 19, 2019
TEXUS 56 launch

Successful TEXUS 56 rocket launch from Esrange

On a beautiful November morning, with sunshine and fresh snow, the TEXUS 56 rocket was launched from Esrange. Image: DLR/Manuel […]
November 4, 2019
BEXUS 29 launch - Photo DLR

BEXUS 28/29 student balloons successfully launched

Two student balloons in the BEXUS programme, BEXUS 28/29, were successfully launched from Esrange Space Center.
October 23, 2019

SSC and DLR to strengthen Europe’s capacity for rocket development

Swedish Space Corporation (SSC) and German Aerospace Center (DLR) have signed an MOU for the development of test facilities for […]
October 7, 2019
OneWeb antennas Florida

SSC increases capacity at Florida ground station – eight new antennas to support OneWeb’s global satellite network

Swedish Space Corporation (SSC) has completed assembly and installation of eight new antennas in Clewiston, Florida. The antennas will be […]
October 6, 2019
Guided tour at Esrange

Esrange opened the gates to the public

On Saturday (5 Oct) we opened the gate to Esrange Space Center. 200 people came for the guided tours to […]
September 9, 2019

SSC acquires Jade Aerospace GmbH

SSC has completed the acquisition of Jade Aerospace GmbH based in Darmstadt, Germany. Jade Aerospace GmbH, founded in 2014, has […]
September 6, 2019

Successful launch of EU balloon project HEMERA

September 6, 2019 After months of planning and testing, EU’s balloon infrastructure project HEMERA was launched this morning. The balloon […]
July 20, 2019
MASER 14 launch

50 years after first Moon landing – SSC aims at making Esrange Europe’s leading Space Center

Today, the world celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing- an achievement that was the result of a […]
July 4, 2019
MASER 14 launch

SSC’s first SubOrbital Express rocket mission a success

First SubOrbital Express rocket mission a success – next flight opportunity now open
June 24, 2019
MASER 14 launch

MASER 14 rocket successfully launched

A great way to end this year’s Swedish Midsummer. After months of planning and testing, the team at Esrange Space […]
June 22, 2019
Antenna Inuvik, Canada

Satellite antennas like you have not seen them before – colorful artwork at Inuvik Satellite Station in Canada

In co-operation with NRCan operating the Inuvik Satellite Station Facility (ISSF) in Canada’s Northwest Territories, SSC celebrated Canada’s National Indigenous […]