All the press releases and activities by the ASI’s press office

NASA's Artemis 1 mission, carrying ArgoMoon, the satellite of the Italian Space Agency, developed and operated by Argotec, took off from NASA's Kennedy Space Centre on 16 November 2022
The astronaut attended a press conference from the European Astronaut Centre in Cologne
After successfully passing the test and in-flight qualification stage, the data acquired by the CSG2 satellite are made available to users by the Italian Space Agency and Ministry of Defence
The third study was published in Nature Communications by an Italian-US team
The agreement has been signed the president of the Italian Space Agency, Giorgio Saccoccia, and the director of the German Space Agency (DLR), Walther Pelzer
The space showcase par excellence takes place in Paris from September 18th to September 22nd, 2022, and precedes the next European edition, which will take place in Italy with IAC Milan 2024, organized by the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) and hosted by the Italian Association of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIDAA), the ASI and Leonardo
A busy airshow for the ASI and the national space companies
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

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SATURDAY 19 NOVEMBER 2022

Artemis 1: ArgoMoon captured photos of the Earth and Moon ‣

NASA's Artemis 1 mission, carrying ArgoMoon, the satellite of the Italian Space Agency, developed and operated by Argotec, took off from NASA's Kennedy Space Centre on 16 November 2022 MORE...

SATURDAY 15 OCTOBER 2022

Welcome back home, Samantha Cristoforetti ‣

The astronaut attended a press conference from the European Astronaut Centre in Cologne MORE...

MONDAY 03 OCTOBER 2022

The second COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation (CSG) satellite becomes operational and strengthens even more the established role and contribution of Italy in the field of Earth observation ‣

After successfully passing the test and in-flight qualification stage, the data acquired by the CSG2 satellite are made available to users by the Italian Space Agency and Ministry of Defence

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THURSDAY 29 SEPTEMBER 2022

Salty water at the base of Martian polar deposits, successfully confirmed ‣

The third study was published in Nature Communications by an Italian-US team MORE...