New CNES website feature focuses on Space and Climate
10 November 2005
Clouds, winds, ocean currents and satellites … all in one place
How does the Gulf Stream work? Is the greenhouse effect always harmful? And what about clouds?
Calipso to launch end October
26 September 2005
Strateole-Vorcore campaign studies the Antarctic ozone layer
5 September 2005
Monitoring the ozone hole in situ
CryoSat all set to monitor sea ice
23 August 2005
Venus Express readying for the off
10 August 2005
Functional tests successfully completed
The Venus Express spacecraft recently completed development and integration at Intespace in Toulouse, France.
Casolba, enhancing the quality of solar arrays
8 August 2005
The Casolba* flight was a complete success, with no less than 47 measurement-gathering sessions. All measurements were highly satisfactory. The mission objective was to use a stratospheric balloon flight to calibrate solar cells.
Elint partnership with DGA confirmed
28 July 2005
On 13 July 2005, the CNES Board of Directors approved CNES’s participation in the Elint project, an electromagnetic intelligence preparatory mission.
A CNES-Esa agreement on launcher Soyuz at the Guiana Space Center
26 July 2005
CNES and Esa make the Soyuz project move forward
An innovative project to mitigate orbital pollution
19 July 2005
Mitigating space pollution
Deep Impact puts on a deep space firework show for Independence Day