Quantcast

Latest CSTS Stories

2010-06-17 10:45:00

Pierre Lellouche, Secretary of State responsible for European Affairs in the French Government, and Werner Hoyer, Minister Delegate for European Affairs in the German Government, who are both General Secretaries for Franco-German Cooperation, visited ESA Headquarters on June 15.

1598d2ad4b040442e4fb0c3dd9805f7e
2009-12-10 14:12:54

The UK's Royal Aeronautical Society has awarded its top Gold Medal Team prize to ESA's Automated Transfer Vehicle operations team, in recognition of their achievement in operating ATV Jules Verne during its 2008 mission to the International Space Station.

bf3cb22b243a3374a0b15b77365e7e671
2009-10-29 12:30:00

The head of the Russian Federal Space Agency this week announced plans to develop a nuclear spacecraft that would carry man to Mars.

2009-09-11 15:26:07

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and European Space Agency (ESA) Director General Jean-Jacques Dordain signed a memorandum of understanding Friday for cooperation in the field of space transportation.

ca570326349c515430f274da7af21b97
2009-09-01 14:40:09

The U.S.

3624fa8c6dd1ba28b7f7808cc39cea531
2009-07-20 12:44:50

On Monday, European Space Agency Director-General Jean-Jacques Dordain addressed the historic significance of the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon on the 40th anniversary of man’s first footsteps onto the planet.

2009-06-04 13:33:19

This month's 48th International Paris Air Show will celebrate its 100th anniversary -- the first Paris Air Show was held in 1909 at the city's Grand Palace. The 2009 event at Le Bourget Airport runs June 15-21, with more than 200 000 visitors expected to attend, the European Space Agency said. The ESA

c3001d68b474ccdd098cd471c61b1f741
2009-05-23 06:55:00

Russia is making preparations to separate its components of the International Space Station and fly them away when the rest of the station de-orbits.

c7c23a2e04c701e71c2cb0cd182e4ba61
2009-04-29 13:35:00

The follow-up spacecraft to Russia’s Soyuz capsule may be equipped with rocket thrusters that would aid in landing.

56fd81f7c20f10893e8ba243ac9d36ef
2008-09-05 15:05:00

On Friday, Europe's space freighter — dubbed Jules Verne — will undock from the International Space Station after completing its mission to the orbiting platform.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.