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  • New ARTES Competitiveness & Growth Call for Proposals has been introduced

    8 September 2016 – For the Competitiveness & Growth (C&G) element of the ARTES programme, we have introduced a new Call for Proposals, replacing the former ARTES 3-4 and 5.2 Calls. The introduction of the new CfP is part of an ongoing effort to streamline and strengthen this ARTES element to better support industry.

  • Tesat-Spacecom's Ka-band IMUX now flying multiple missions

    31 August 2016 –  With the support of ARTES programme, Tesat-Spacecom (DE) developed a new line of input multiplexers which are now processing upwards of 1,400 channels on multiple telecoms missions.

  • ARTES enables mass production of coaxial circulators and isolators in Germany

    15 July 2016 – Tesat-Spacecom (DE) has developed robust, automised processes for the mass production of coaxial interface circulators and isolators for satellites. Some 10,000 units have now been produced this way, making the new product line an unparalleled success.

  • TESAT pioneers 3D Printing for RF components

    26 May 2015 – TESAT-Spacecom, one of Germany’s largest space technology companies, has pioneered the application of additive manufacturing techniques, also known as 3D printing, for the production of microwave components.

  • Flexible payloads come of age

    29 April 2016 – The Third ESA Workshop on Flexible Telecom Payloads which recently took place at ESTEC confirmed the evolution towards flexible payloads in the satellite industry.

  • The 22nd Ka and Broadband Communications Conference

    17-20 October 2016, Cleveland, Ohio (USA)

    These year's theme Communications Satellite Systems: A Look Back at the First 50 Years and Thoughts on the Next 50. ESA is a co-sponsor of this event. Registration now open

  • Pioneer: Announcement of Opportunity

    23 March 2016 – Pioneer is a new ESA initiative that aims to facilitate in-orbit test flights for innovative services, applications, systems and technologies by providing affordable, timely and efficient access to space.

  • Airbus's new feed array for next-gen multi-beam antennas

    1 February 2016 – Multiple spot-beam antennas are becoming an increasingly important feature of today's telecom satellites. In acknowledgement of this, Airbus Defence and Space UK initiated the development of the Large Ku-band Multi-spot Feed Array (LMFA) with the support of ESA through the ARTES Competitiveness & Growth programme.

  • Newcomers and Megaconstellations

    13 January 2016 – The ARTES Megaconstellations initiative welcomes newcomers! If you are a newcomer to the ARTES programme, this what you need to know to apply for funding.

  • Final Presentation Days for Payload Technologies and Products

    16-19 February 2016, ESTEC (Noordwijk, The Netherlands)

    The RF Systems, Payloads & Technology Division (TEC-ET) and the Payload Technologies and Products Section (TIA-TTP) have scheduled Final Presentation Days for Payload Technologies and Products on 16-19 February 2016.