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Europe spacecraft launched with mission to map the Milky Way galaxy

Europe spacecraft launched with mission to map the Milky Way galaxy

PARIS, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- The European Space Agency says the Gaia spacecraft, designed to make the most accurate map ever of the Milky Way, has successfully launched from French Guiana.
European pact on Mars mission signed

European pact on Mars mission signed

PARIS, March 14 (UPI) -- The European Space Agency and Russia's Roscosmos space agency have formally signed an agreement to cooperate on a science mission to Mars, officials said.
European space freighter heads to ISS

European space freighter heads to ISS

KOUROU, French Guiana, March 23 (UPI) -- An unmanned European space freighter launched from French Guiana is headed for the International Space Station, officials said.
European space agencies talk missions

European space agencies talk missions

MOSCOW, Dec. 20 (UPI) -- Russian and European space program officials say they will proceed with a cooperative Moon research mission and a flight to Jupiter.
Mars 500 virtual mission completed

Mars 500 virtual mission completed

MOSCOW, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- A simulated mission to Mars has been completed successfully in Russia, space officials said Friday.

France, Russia talk of Mars mission

MOSCOW, Aug. 19 (UPI) -- The European Space Agency says it will team up with Russia's space agency with the goal of launching the first manned mission to Mars.

U.S. and Europe sign space agreement

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- U.S. space agency Administrator Charles Bolden and European Space Agency Director General Jean-Jacques Dordain have signed a new space agreement.
German Chancellor Merkel meets astronauts

German Chancellor Merkel meets astronauts

BERLIN, June 4 (UPI) -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel met European and U.S. astronauts this week in Berlin.

ESA signs $414M satellite contract

BERLIN, May 27 (UPI) -- The European Space Agency and Astrium GmbH have signed a $414 million contract to produce the EarthCARE satellite, the ESA's sixth Earth Explorer mission.

The ESA opens a new space laboratory

NOORDWIJK, Netherlands, April 10 (UPI) -- The European Space Agency's new lab at its Netherlands space research center was officially opened Wednesday by Dutch Crown Prince Willem Alexander.

British minister visits ESA space center

DARMSTADT, Germany, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Britain's minister of state for science visited the European Space Agency's operations center Wednesday -- the first visit from a British state secretary.

ESA signs Sentinel-1 satellite contract

PARIS, June 18 (UPI) -- The European Space Agency and Thales Alenia Space have signed a $305 million contract for the design and development of the Sentinel-1 satellite.

China joins space data disaster charter

PARIS, May 24 (UPI) -- China has become a member of the Space and Major Disasters Charter that provides satellite data to nations during natural or human origin disasters.

Europe adopts new space policy

BRUSSELS, May 22 (UPI) -- The European Space Council met Tuesday in Brussels and adopted a European Space Policy.

ESA and Russia to cooperate in space

MOSCOW, March 21 (UPI) -- The European Space Agency and the Russian space agency announced they are strengthening their mutual cooperation in space.
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