National Space Centre is sponsoring for the sixth year running the Ireland Region prize in the prestigious European Satellite Navigation IDEAS Competition, established in 2004 and now with an overall prize fund worth in the region of €1m. The competition is backed by the European Comission and the European Space Agency (ESA). (pic. Ger MacCarthy) Bright […]
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ANISTIAMO is an ESA/ESRIN funded project addressing challenges in satellite-based maritime surveillance covering from the Atlantic to the Artic Sea areas. The project builds on previous research that focused on satellite derived information for maritime surveillance and covers a wide range of areas including an Arctic Information Centre whose geographical area of interest includes the […]
The 33rd Ariane’s Cup kicked off in Port Crouesty in Brittany, from 22nd to 24th September with 102 boats and 820 crew taking part. Born out of a successful initial Nautical Rally held at ‘La Trinite’ in 1979 between 10 boats from 3 French companies, the Ariane’s Cup contest is organised for companies connected to […]