19 November 2018 – Astronauts can now do complex installations of space hardware following the step-by-step guidance of a “mobile procedure viewer” or mobiPV strapped to their hand. One of Telespazio VEGA UK’s employees, David Marinez Olivera, lead ESA engineer for mobiPV, has been working with Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality systems for space applications […]
23 October 2018 – Telespazio VEGA UK, a subsidiary company of Telespazio (Leonardo/Thales), has won a ‘Best in Domain’ award from the European Space Agency (ESA). The prize was given at the ESA Frame meeting, with Telespazio VEGA UK recognised in two areas: RF Systems Payload & Technologies and Engineering support for Telecommunications & Integrated Applications […]
18 September 2018 – e-GEOS, a company set up by Telespazio (80%) and the Italian Space Agency (20%), leader in the geo-information business, has extended its presence in the Far East with the awarding of a tender in Indonesia and a contract renewal in Japan.
17 July 2018 – SEonSE (Smart Eyes on the SEas), Leonardo’s geospatial maritime security platform, goes online today. Thanks to the use of cloud computing and of advanced big data analysis models, SEonSE makes it possible to access in real-time, even from tablets or smartphones, customised information on what happens at sea.
13 July 2018 – Telespazio, one of the Europe’s leaders and one of the world’s main players in satellite solutions and services, participates in the 2018 edition of the Farnborough International Airshow, that will take place from 16 to 22 July.
5 July 2018 – Leonardo today celebrated 40 years of Telespazio VEGA in the UK at the Italian Embassy in London, with the participation of the Italian Ambassador, Raffaele Trombetta; Leonardo’s Space Activity Coordinator and Telespazio CEO, Luigi Pasquali; Leonardo MW’s Director of Government Affairs, Andrew Cowdery; and Telespazio VEGA UK CEO, Marco Folino.
15 June 2018 – Telespazio VEGA UK is proud to announce that the Climate Data Store (CDS) project is live! Telespazio is the prime company involved in the development of the CDS Infrastructure project for the past two years.
23 March 2018 – Recognising the growing strength of Telespazio VEGA UK (a Leonardo and Thales company) in developing solutions for infrastructure monitoring, the UK Space Agency has awarded a Space for Smarter Government Project (SSGP) to a consortium of Geomatic Ventures Limited and Telespazio VEGA UK.
21 February 2018 – Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) has been contracted by ECMWF as part of the Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S) Marine project, to develop a European focused Marine, Coastal and Fisheries Sectoral Information System (SIS) service, with partners from Telespazio VEGA UK, AZTI, CSIC, HCMR and PML Applications.
20 February 2018 – Telespazio VEGA UK has successfully delivered key launch authorisation software, which was recently used operationally for the first time in launch VA240 when an Ariane 5 rocket blasted off from the spaceport in French Guiana carrying 4 Galileo satellites.
25 January 2018 – A team of data scientists at the Satellite Applications Catapult is leading a new study, funded by Innovate UK, to see if it is possible to detect a lithium ‘fingerprint’ from space by imaging vegetation and minerals on the ground using satellites.
24 January 2018 – Telespazio VEGA UK attended DGI 2018 conference and exhibition this week, alongside e-GEOS and GAF, presenting a unified presence as a global leader in the geoinformation market, providing geospatial applications and services.
24 January 2018 – The Coordinator for Space Activities of Leonardo and the Chief Executive officer of Telespazio, Luigi Pasquali, spoke at the Conference on European Space Policy, which was held in Brussels from 23-24 January.
23 November 2017 – The international conference “Commercialisation of Space – Realising UK Goals for Innovation and Growth” organised by the Royal Aeronautical Society and sponsored by Telespazio VEGA UK, was held in London on 21-22 November 2017.
7 November 2017 – Telespazio VEGA UK has recently released a first version of a new European climate data hub called the Climate Data Store.
20 October 2017 – Telespazio VEGA and its partners, Air & Space Evidence, recently held a very successful waste management workshop with environmental regulators and law enforcement agencies in Brussels.
11 September 2017 – Under the contract worth £11m per year, Telespazio VEGA UK will provide subject matter experts to ESA in support of their programmes and missions.
5 July 2017 – Telespazio VEGA has been awarded a contract by ESA for the development of satellite-derived Waste Management services, dubbed ‘Space Man meets Bin Man’.
5 July 2017 – On 4 July, Telespazio VEGA UK, together with the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), hosted a drinks evening at RUSI’s headquarters in Whitehall, London.
26 May 2017 – Telespazio VEGA UK is highlighting a series of important contract wins concerning climate change at the UK Space Conference from 30 May to 1 June in Manchester.