Today, its outpost is the International Space Station (ISS). It’s the most important international cooperation programme ever started in the scientific and technological field, and Italy has several key roles in its implementation.
From Yuri Gagarin’s first, historic undertaking to the American landing on the moon in 1969, human beings are not tired of pursuing the goal of space colonization.
‣ Italy in microgravity
The ISS is the home of humanity in space, and Italy gave a significant contribution to its construction
The complete list of space missions in which Italy participated, with hardware, astronauts or scientific experiments
All the Italian microgravity experiments
The biographies of all the Italian astronauts