Belgium and LaRa on their way to Mars
The planetary scientists at the Royal Observatory of Belgium (ROB) are delighted to announce the signing of a contract between the European Space Agency’s PRODEX programme and Antwerp Space for the delivery of LaRa.
Find us @ SpaceOps 2018!
Visit Antwerp Space at SpaceOps 2018, the 15th biennial conference on Space Operations.
Amelia visits Antwerp Space
Friday March 23rd, 16 students from the Women's Department 'Amelia' of the University of Technology in Delft visited Antwerp Space.
LaRa is the first scientific instrument made in Belgium to ever land on the surface of Mars.
Exobiology on Mars
A Space programme consisting of two missions providing scientists with information about the existence of life on Mars and increasing our knowledge about the Red Planet.
About Antwerp Space
Antwerp Space is a leading company in Belgium, active in the field of satellite communications. It is part of OHB SE, a European Space and Technology group that currently employs over 2400 people.
Antwerp Space’s core business is in the delivery of satellite communication solutions and products for scientific, exploration and telecommunication missions, as well as their ground segment extension with products and systems. Antwerp Space operates both on the commercial and institutional markets, supporting space agency programmes, as well as industrial company projects worldwide. The company activities have been located in Antwerp since 1962, when it was founded as part of Bell Telephone.
We employ over 70 highly skilled engineers and PhDs from all over the world!