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Insights about dust grains after flight with SubOrbital Express

11:01 am . January 27, 2023

The results might help scientists make nanoparticles with useful applications in more efficient and eco-friendly ways, for example within areas like solar energy, sensors, and nanomedicine.

The world watched the inauguration of Spaceport Esrange

13:01 pm . January 17, 2023

On Friday 13th 2023, SSC inaugurated mainland EU’s first orbital launch site: Spaceport Esrange. Before the eyes of the whole world, the ribbon was cut by the Swedish Head of State, King Carl XVI Gustaf, the President of the European[...]

Mainland EU’s first orbital launch site inaugurated

15:01 pm . January 13, 2023

After years of preparation and construction, mainland EU’s first orbital launch complex, Spaceport Esrange, was officially inaugurated today by the Swedish Head of State, King Carl XVI Gustaf, the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, and the[...]

Watch Spaceport Esrange inauguration live

09:01 am . January 11, 2023

Watch inauguration of Mainland Europe’s first satellite launch complex live on Friday, 13 January from 10.15 am (CET).

14 years of observing the boundary of our Solar System

11:01 am . January 3, 2023

A belated happy birthday to the Interstellar Boundary Explorer, IBEX. On October 19, this NASA mission celebrated its 14-year anniversary. Together with Northrop Grumman, SSC has been supporting the mission since the start, making it one of the longest still[...]

Inauguration of Mainland Europe’s first satellite launch complex

14:12 pm . December 22, 2022

Inauguration by H.M the King of Sweden, the Swedish Prime Minister and the President of the EU Commission in January 2023: On 13 January 2023, the Swedish head of state, King Carl XVI Gustaf, together with European and Swedish political dignitaries[...]