Latest Toulouse Stories

2011-03-20 06:49:15

Alphabus has met Alphasat - Europe's largest telecom satellite is taking shape with final assembly and testing ready to begin in Toulouse, France.

2011-02-18 08:20:33

It won’t be quite like walking on the Moon, but one French company is hoping to bring some bounce to your step with the help of ESA.

2011-01-14 14:39:46

ATV-2 is almost ready for launch on 15 February from Europe’s Spaceport.

2010-11-24 06:26:35

Another milestone in the development of ESA's Gaia spacecraft has been passed with the successful conclusion of two parallel test programs during October.

2009-06-17 06:50:00

MonicsNET(R) System to provide automatic monitoring for NATO Advanced Satcom Network Monitoring and Control TOULOUSE, France, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Integral Systems Europe (ISE), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Integral Systems, Inc.

2009-06-10 09:00:00

TOULOUSE, France, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Sharing news about space every day with as many people as possible across the world; this is the vocation of Enjoy Space.

2009-02-03 08:00:00

Intellectual property based on breakthrough research from a team led by Dr. Jean-Claude Tardif at the Montreal Heart Institute Research Centre, Canada. TOULOUSE, France and ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb.

2008-11-13 09:00:36

OSLO, TOULOUSE, France and PARIS, November 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Oslo Cancer Cluster today signed a groundbreaking strategic agreement with the Toulouse Canceropole and Cancer-Bio-Sante Cluster which will lead to an integrated effort to become the leading cancer centers in Europe for developing new cancer therapies.

2008-06-19 09:30:34

ESA’s Jules Verne ATV was used for the first time yesterday to transfer in one step 811 kg of refueling propellant to the International Space Station while the two vehicles orbited Earth at 28 000 km/h. With this premiere for Europe, Jules Verne becomes the first western spaceship to succeed in refueling another space infrastructure in orbit.

Word of the Day
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.