August 21, 2018

ExoMars balloon-based drop test performed

In the frame of the ESA ExoMars project HADT, a balloon-based drop test was performed at Esrange in Sweden early […]
August 14, 2018
Balloon launch Esrange

HEMERA call for proposals

The first Call for Proposals concerning balloon flights in 2019 and 2020 is now open.
August 13, 2018

Galileo operations handover

July 25, 2018
OLIMPO balloon launch

OLIMPO balloon successfully launched from Svalbard

The Italian scientific balloon mission OLIMPO was successfully launched on July 14 at 07:07 UTC from Longyearbyen, Svalbard.
July 6, 2018
Esrange Space Center

Swedish Government has decided to invest in a Space Test Bed at Esrange

Sweden invests 80 million Swedish kronor in establishing a test bed for reusable rockets and spacecraft development at Esrange Space […]
June 28, 2018
Olimpo at Svalbard

Preparing launch of OLIMPO from Svalbard

SSC is now preparing for a long-duration circumpolar balloon flight from Spitsbergen island, Svalbard, 72.2 degrees north latitude.