Italian Space Agency

Type: Organization
Name: Italian Space Agency
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Italian Space Agency (ASI): Cosmo-SkyMed activated to analyze the earthquake in California

UsernamePasswordMemorize the usernameMemorize the password ... [Published Avio News - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Italian Space Agency Awards Cosmo-Skymed Contract to Thales Alenia Space

Artist’s rendition of Cosmo-SkyMed. Photo: Thales Alenia Space[Via Satellite 08-28-2014] Thales Alenia Space has received an $87 million contract from the Italian Space Agency for the Second Generation Cosmo-SkyMed Earth Observation (EO) satellite program. ... [Published Satellite Today - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Italy Commits More Funds to Second-generation Radar Satellites

PONTE VEDRA, Fla. — The Italian government’s agreement to commit another 66.6 million euros ($88 million) to the design of a second-generation Cosmo-SkyMed radar satellite system will keep the program moving forward but does not assure it will be completed ... [Published Space News - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

THALES : Contract signed for next phase of Second Generation COSMO-SkyMed activities

- Thales Alenia Space announced that it has signed an agreement with the Italian Space Agency (ASI) for the next phase of the Second Generation COSMO-SkyMed activities. The contract is valued at around 66 million euros, and initiates the activation of ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

PUBLICIS GROUPE : Rosetta: Landing Site Search Narrows

PASADENA, Calif. , Aug. 25 -- NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory issued the following news release:The European Space Agency's Rosetta mission has chosen five candidate landing sites on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko for its Philae lander. Philae's descent ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Supreme Saturn

Saturn reigns supreme, encircled by its retinue of rings.Although all four giant planets have ring systems, Saturn's is by far the most massive and impressive. Scientists are trying to understand why by studying how the rings have formed and how they ... [Published European Space Agency - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

From stunts to sales: how brands are preparing for the space tourism boom

Some brands know no monetary limits in their journey toward the final frontier of advertising as all things ‘space’ gathers momentum in news value and hype, writes  Melinda Schaller.Omega went in 1962. Coca-Cola went in 1985. Red Bull took itself there ... [Published Marketing Magazine Australia - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

Cassini Prepares For Its Biggest Remaining Burn

Washington, D.C.NASA’s Cassini spacecraft will execute the largest planned maneuver of the spacecraft’s remaining mission on August 9. The maneuver will target Cassini toward an August 21 encounter with Saturn’s largest moon, Titan.The main engine firing ... [Published WireNews - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 2 reports

PUBLICIS GROUPE : Rosetta Arrives at Target Comet

PASADENA, Calif. , Aug. 6 -- NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory issued the following news release:After a decade-long journey chasing its target, the European Space Agency's Rosetta , carrying three NASA instruments, became the first spacecraft to rendezvous ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Scientists discover 101 geysers erupting at Saturn's intriguing icy moon Enceladus

© NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSIThis dramatic view looks across the region of Enceladus’ geyser basin and down on the ends of the Baghdad and Damascus fractures that face Saturn. The image, which looks approximately in the direction of Saturn, was taken from a ... [Published Sott.net - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 4 reports

Saturn's Icy Moon Has 101 Geysers That May Reach Its Subsurface Ocean

Scientists have mapped at least 101 geysers on Enceladus, one of Saturn's moons, based on images captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft, Space.com reported.Like Us on FacebookTwo studies published online Monday in The Astronomical Journal analyze images ... [Published Auto World News - Jul 29 2014]
Entities: Icy Moon, Saturn, Spacecraft
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 2 reports

Astronauts Can Finally Get A Decent Cup Of Espresso In Space

A coffee producer, engineering company and space agency have come together to give astronauts an Italian taste of home aboard the International Space Station. “ISSpresso,” a joint effort by Italian coffee company Lavazza, engineering firm Argotec and ... [Published The Daily Caller - Breaking News, Opinion, Rese ... - Jun 17 2014]

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Elisio Giacomo Prette, President and CEO of Thales Alenia Space Italia, said: "We are extremely pleased - with the achievement of this first important goal, which will allow the partial continuation of the program's industrial activities until 2015. A special word of thanks is due to the Italian Space Agency, especially its President, Roberto Battiston, as well as Italy's Minister of Defense Roberta Pinotti, and the Minister of Education, University and Research, Stefania Giannini, for the commitments they have promised and respected with regard to the space industry. COSMO-SkyMed is the crowning achievement of radar technology worldwide, a unique dual-use constellation. This lets us hope that financing for the entire system can be guaranteed by the end of 2014."
...land," said Fred Jansen , Rosetta's mission manager from the European Space Agency's Science and Technology Centre in Noordwijk, The Netherlands . "We had to complete our preliminary analysis on candidate sites very quickly after arriving at the comet, and now we have just a few more weeks to determine the primary site. The clock is ticking and we now have to meet the challenge to pick the best possible landing site."
...occurrence," said Elizabeth Turtle, a Cassini imaging team associate at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab in Laurel, Maryland. "Also, how are the clouds related to the seas? Did Cassini just happen catch them over the seas, or do they form there preferentially?"
...relativity become prominent," said NuSTAR Principal Investigator Fiona Harrison of the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in Pasadena. "NuSTAR's unprecedented capability for observing this and similar events allows us to study the most extreme light-bending effects of general relativity."

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Italian Space Agency (ASI): Cosmo-SkyMed activa... [Published Avio News - Aug 29 2014]
Italian Space Agency Awards Cosmo-Skymed Contra... [Published Satellite Today - Aug 28 2014]
Italy Commits More Funds to Second-generation R... [Published Space News - Aug 28 2014]
THALES : Contract signed for next phase of Seco... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 28 2014]
Contract signed for next phase of Second Genera... [Published Thales Group Press Releases - Aug 28 2014]
PUBLICIS GROUPE : Rosetta: Landing Site Search ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 26 2014]
Roseatta comet probe team narrows landing site ... [Published Digital Journal - Aug 26 2014]
Supreme Saturn [Published European Space Agency - Aug 23 2014]
Combinatorial Peptide Ligand Libraries as a “Tr... [Published Analytical Chemistry - Aug 20 2014]
Cassini Prepares For Its Biggest Remaining Burn [Published SpaceRef - Aug 19 2014]
Mice in Bion-M 1 Space Mission: Training and Se... [Published Plosone.org - Aug 18 2014]
As Seen by Rosetta: Comet Surface Variations [Published Space Fellowship - Aug 15 2014]
Beverage brands quench thirst for summer fun [Published Beverage Industry - Aug 15 2014]
Cassini Tracks Clouds Developing Over a Titan Sea [Published Noodls - Aug 12 2014]
NASA's NuSTAR Sees Rare Blurring of Black Hole ... [Published Noodls - Aug 12 2014]
From stunts to sales: how brands are preparing ... [Published Marketing Magazine Australia - Aug 12 2014]
Cassini Prepares For Its Biggest Remaining Burn [Published WireNews - Aug 09 2014]
Cassini Prepares For Its Biggest Remaining Burn [Published Space Fellowship - Aug 08 2014]
PUBLICIS GROUPE : Rosetta Arrives at Target Comet [Published 4 Traders - Aug 07 2014]
Europe’s Comet-hunting Rosetta Probe Reaches “S... [Published Space News - Aug 06 2014]
Cassini spacecraft reveals 101 geysers and more... [Published North Texas e-News - Aug 05 2014]
NuSTAR Celebrates Two Years of Science in Space [Published Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Aug 01 2014]
Samantha Cristoforetti,ESA astronaut training i... [Published European Space Agency - Jul 31 2014]
Airbus, Safran Making Progress on Joint Rocket ... [Published Space News - Jul 30 2014]
Scientists discover 101 geysers erupting at Sat... [Published Sott.net - Jul 30 2014]
Scientists Discover 101 Geysers Erupting at Sat... [Published Universe Today - Jul 30 2014]
Saturn's Icy Moon Has 101 Geysers That May Reac... [Published Auto World News - Jul 29 2014]
Cassini Data: 101 Geysers on Saturn's Moon Ence... [Published International Business Times UK - Jul 29 2014]
NASA's Cassini spacecraft identifies 101 geyser... [Published DNA India - Jul 29 2014]
Cassini finds 101 geysers and more on icy Satur... [Published UC Santa Cruz - Jul 29 2014]
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Contract signed for next phase of Second Genera... [Published Thales Group Press Releases - Aug 28 2014]
The contract is valued at around 66 million euros, and initiates the activation of Phase C3 of the program. Cannes, August 27, 2014  – Thales Alenia Space announced that it has signed an agreement with the Italian Space Agency (ASI) for the next phase ...
Astronauts Can Finally Get A Decent Cup Of Espr... [Published The Daily Caller - Breaking News, Opinion, Rese ... - Jun 17 2014]
A coffee producer, engineering company and space agency have come together to give astronauts an Italian taste of home aboard the International Space Station. “ISSpresso,” a joint effort by Italian coffee company Lavazza, engineering firm Argotec and ...
Coffee Snobs Can Finally Get a Decent Cup of Es... [Published Mashable! - Jun 17 2014]
Italian coffee company Lavazza, engineering company Argotec and Italian space agency ASI are working together to bring espresso to the International Space Station. The collaborated to build a device called ISSpresso, which offers non-instant coffee ...
The International Space Station Is Getting an E... [Published TIME.com - Jun 15 2014]
The International Space Station is 240 miles above earth, but that doesn’t mean astronauts don’t have a hard time getting up in the morning — after all, they can make a run to the stars, but not a run to the Starbucks. But the ISS is about to get a ...
Is Saturn making a new moon? [Published EarthSky - Apr 15 2014]
The disturbance visible at the outer edge of Saturn’s A ring in this image from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft results from gravitational effects on ring particles by an object that may be replaying the birth process of icy moons. Cassini’s narrow-angle ...
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