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  • ESA to present two new Satcom Projects at Paris Air and Space Show

    On 21 June 2017, at the airshow in Le Bourget, France, ESA unveiled two new satcom initiatives, Govsatcom Precursor and Satellites for 5G.

  • ESA Satcom Final Presentation Days 2019

    28 Jan - 1 Feb 2019, ESTEC, Noordwijk (The Netherlands)

    This is a unique opportunity to gain an overview of all the recently completed activities and to discuss them with colleagues from both ESA and industry across the satellite telecommunications sector.

  • 7th International Workshop on Microwave Filters

    17 Apr - 19 April 2019, ESTEC, Noordwijk (The Netherlands)

    Organized by TEC-EFE Directorate of ESA in collaboration with CNES, the workshop is a premier event to present the status and trends in the fields of microwave filters and passive hardware.

  • Pillar of strength for Europe’s all-electric satellites

    Three of Europe’s latest line of all-electric Spacebus Neo satellites are in production, proving new materials and industry cooperation.

  • New ITAR-free Motor Gearbox for Space

    Within ARTES C&G Product phase, Reliance Precision Ltd have developed the EuroSMG Stepper Motor Gearbox, designed to meet the mechanism requirements for a high-power telecoms satellite application as specified by Airbus Defence & Space Limited.

  • TESAT-Spacecom’s New C-Band Portfolio

    Tesat-Spacecom has extensive experience in the design, manufacturing and testing of passive Microwave Products for satellite payloads. Their product portfolio includes components such as switches, filters, circulators, couplers, OMUXs / IMUXs and subsystems, the majority of which are in a frequency range from 7 GHz up to 30 GHz. 


    During the latest G7 Summit in Taormina, Italy, in May 2017, the surrounding area was monitored using an aircraft of the Italian Ministry of Defense equipped with the Space Engineering Janus Aero antenna system. This is part of the Satcom system used by Leonardo Airborne and Space Systems Division (ASSD). The aircraft provided video footage monitoring of the Summit area.

  • New Satellite-AIS payloads boost tracking of ships

    Advanced Satellite-AIS payloads launched aboard Norwegian satellites last year has boosted the number of ships tracked by up to 70% and ship positions received by factor of three.

  • From satellites to the sea: VDES offers global link for ships

    Norway-based test campaign for VDESC will be discussed at a related workshop on 16th of January, hosted at ESA’s technical centre in the Netherlands.

  • End of Year Message from Magali Vaissiere

    December 2017

    Magali Vaissiere reflects on the volume, variety and quality of activities the ARTES programme has been able to support over the past twelve months.