ARTEMIS MISSION: SIGNED AGREEMENT BETWEEN ASI AND NASA ‣

The Italian Space Agency (ASI) will cooperate with NASA to conduct a preliminary design study of the Lunar Surface multi-purpose Habitation Module(s) proposed by ASI for the Artemis program. The agreement has been signed by the President of the Italian Space Agency (ASI), Giorgio Saccoccia, and the Administrator of NASA, Bill Nelson

SOLAR ORBITER OBSERVES THE SUN FROM A CLOSE DISTANCE, NEVER REACHED BEFORE ‣

The spectacular images of the probe show us the solar atmosphere with unprecedented detail, thanks to the contribution of the Italian Space Agency’s Metis coronagraph, in partnership with and designed by a team made up of the National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF), the Universities of Florence and Padua and the CNR-IFN

THE FIRST COSMO-SKYMED SECOND-GENERATION FM2 IMAGES ‣

A glacier in the Antarctica region, the Pordenone plain in Italy, and a spectacular view of the islands of the Galapagos archipelago are the first images acquired by the second satellite of the COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation (CSG) constellation, the dual system funded by the Italian Space Agency (ASI) and the Ministry of Defense, with the […]

COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation second satellite takes flight ‣

The second satellite in Italy’s COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation Earth Observation programme, funded by the Italian Space Agency (ASI) with funds allocated by the Ministry of University and Research and the Ministry of Defence, took off correctly from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The COSMO-SkyMed constellation is the result and expression of the top talents in […]

Space economy: the ESA BIC Turin opens the call to support space related startups ‣

The space-bound incubator supported by ESA and ASI and generated from the synergy between the Incubator of Polytechnic of Turin I3P, the Polytechnic of Turin and Links Foundation, inaugurates the new node of the European network in Turin, the ESA Business Incubation Centre Turin, with the aim of supporting innovative companies in the space sector.

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FRIDAY 05 AUGUST 2022

Sar Satellite data: the Italian Space Agency reshapes the costs for products acquired by the COSMO-SkyMed satellite constellation ‣

15 years of activity and great successes achieved since the launch of the first SAR satellite of the Italian constellation of  Earth observation that will be celebrated by ASI  providing free use of data for the Italian institutional user and cost reduction for the Institutional international user MORE...

FRIDAY 29 JULY 2022

PRISMA for extraction of Fire Severity Maps ‣

The prototypal processor “Fire Severity Map” was developed in the framework of the ASI-funded project “Sviluppo di Prodotti Iperspettrali Prototipali Evoluti MORE...

THURSDAY 28 JULY 2022

Send in your Hypergravity Experiment Ideas & Discuss it with ESA/OOSA ‣

Conduct your experiment at the Large Diameter Centrifuge Facility at ESTEC through the Access to Space for All-HyperGES  MORE...

THURSDAY 21 JULY 2022

ASTROSAMANTHA, THE FIRST EUROPEAN SPACEWALKER ‣

First extravehicular activity for Samantha Cristoforetti MORE...

TUESDAY 19 JULY 2022

AGILE, published the first article about the “New Year’s Burst” ‣

On Friday 15 July, the first detailed study on this "New Year's Burst" was published in the Astrophysical Journal, using data acquired by the AGILE satellite MORE...