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BEXUS 32 and 33 launched with great success

09:09 am . September 26, 2023

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.

SSC expands its Lunar Ground Network with VIRATEC partnership

12:07 pm . July 13, 2023

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

10:07 am . July 5, 2023

.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!

10:06 am . June 22, 2023

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

14:06 pm . June 20, 2023

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[...]

SSC to collaborate with Colombia in Space

09:06 am . June 15, 2023

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[...]