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Luxembourg and Kleos Space sign a MoU to co-operate within the initiative


The Luxembourg Government and Luxembourg-based Kleos Space SARL signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) providing the framework for their cooperation within the initiative with focus on space technology development.
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New competition dedicated to Space Exploration for innovative Business Ideas benefitting Earth


The Space Exploration Masters is an international competition to identify best technology transfer business successes, as well as to empower and foster business innovation around space exploration act...
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The Luxembourg Parliament adopted the draft law on the exploration and use of space resources. The Grand Duchy is thus the first European country to offer a legal framework ensuring that private operators can be confident about their rights on resources they extract in space.
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Luxembourg Business Angel Network Establishes Its Own Space Angel Group


LBAN´s Space Angel group will be organized as a subgroup of LBAN. Its main objectives will to be to bring together interested individual investors into the space industry and stimulate & support Luxembourg´s position as a space nation. To join the group, being a LBAN member will not be a pre-requisite.
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Asteroid Day 2017 proves a global hit!


Now headquartered in Luxembourg, Asteroid Day is truly a global event that brings together notable scientists, astronauts, business leaders, artists, Nobel Laureates and private citizens.
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ESA offers 20 internship positions to Luxembourg students


The programme Luxembourgish Young Graduate Trainees LuxYGT offers 20 internship positions for Luxembourgish graduates and young professionals who would like to gain experience in the space sector. The...
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SES signed multi-year agreement with leading Indonesian satellite communications provider Primacom


Primacom will use SES Networks’ Maritime+ service to deliver the highest levels of reliable high-speed broadband connectivity to vessels operating in Asia-Pacific region.
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Luxembourg’s Initiative Features dedicated Prize in the ESA-initiated "Space Exploration Masters" Competition


At the Paris Air Show in Le Bourget on June 21, 2017, the European Space Agency (ESA) announced Europe’s first innovation competition on space exploration, the "Space Exploration Masters".
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Luxembourg and the European Space Agency enhance cooperation on asteroid missions, related technology and space resources exploration and utilisation


At the occasion of the 2017 Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, Luxembourg’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Economy Etienne Schneider visited the ESA pavilion and, together with ESA Director General, Jan Wörner, signed a joint statement on future activities concerning missions to the asteroids, related technologies and space resources exploration and utilisation.

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Space App Camp 2017


The European Space Agency (ESA) is inviting 20 developers to its Centre for Earth Observation (ESRIN) in Frascati, Italy, on 11-18 September 2017.
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Serious about Space


The press suddenly can’t get enough of Luxembourg’s role in the modern space race, in particular space mining or more specifically asteroid mining and Luxembourg’s bid to put into place a legal framework this year that may provide the legal certainty that investors, explorers and miners need to conduct their activities in space.
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Luxembourg 3rd most attractive city to move to for work


Using data from its in-house survey team, which continually researches the financial and lifestyle conditions of more than 400 cities around the world, AIRINC, a global research company which current...
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The Collaboration Factory


After 10 years and €1 billion in investment, the Belval innovation campus has become one of Europe’s foremost centers for technology and biomedical collaborations.    
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SES Launches Rapid Response Vehicle for Defence, Security and Humanitarian Missions


SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) announced its new government product Rapid Response Vehicle (RRV), a SATCOM-enabled platform capable of providing high-speed connectivity and global communications services tailored to a broad range of commercial, civil, humanitarian and defence missions around the world.
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European Enterprise Promotion Awards 2017


The European Enterprise Promotion Awards reward those who promote entrepreneurship and small business at the national, regional and local level. Since 2006, over 2,800 projects have entered the awards...
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New call for proposals "Cluster Go International"


The European Commission has launched a new call for proposals to support cluster internationalisation. The objective of this action is to support cluster and business network collaborations across Eur...
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EO Browser officially launched at the World Cover conference


A free satellite imagery visualization tool – EO Browser – provides immediate and full resolution insight into all European Space Agency (ESA) optical missions’ data – more tha...
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OHB Venture Capital and LuxSpace establishing company in Luxembourg to enable sustainable life in space


OHB Venture Capital GmbH, Munich, and LuxSpace s.à r.l., Betzdorf, Luxembourg (both subsidiaries of OHB SE, Prime Standard, ISIN DE0005936124) have today announced the establishment of a company kno...
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ESNC 2017 is looking for innovative satellite navigation applications


The international contest annually awards the best services, products, and business ideas using satellite navigation in everyday life. Entries can be submitted until 30 June 2017. Ever since 2004, th...
Read more cooperation between Luxembourg and the European Investment Bank


The Luxembourg Ministry of the Economy and the European Investment Bank (EIB) today signed an Advisory Service Agreement in the context of Luxembourg’s initiative. This initiative...
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