10 September 2010 :: National Space Centre Ltd has today announced the re-opening of Elfordstown Earthstation, one of Europe’s first teleports, to the Global Satellite Market at IBC (International Broadcasting Convention), Amsterdam, after several years lying unused. Elfordstown Earthstation is located near Midleton, Co Cork, in the South of Ireland, (lat/long 51 57.192N 8 10.55W […]
August 2010 :: National Space Centre has taken delivery of the first of the new antennae for the Elfordstown site, and engineering teams have started to construct and erect the platform and antenna. National Space Centre is undertaking this work on behalf of a commercial partner.
Jaunary 2010 :: National Space Centre Ltd has taken possession from Eircom of the Earthstation at Elfordstown and will be implementing a multi-million Euro expansion and upgrade program to put the Elfordstown facility back into service. Elfordstown originally opened its doors in1984 as a flagship European teleport, but has remained unused for several years. National […]