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 […]
December 2009 :: National Space Centre have secured a contract to provide technical support and launch pad verification for ESA Gallileo projects (Gallileo is the European GPS Sat Nav system). ESA is Europe’s gateway to space. ESA’s job is to draw up and implement the European space programme and includes the development of satellite-based technologies […]