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European Space Agency

(ESA)
(NASA-like international space organization in Europe)

The European Space Agency (ESA) is a European intergovernmental organization with 22 members, headquartered in Paris. It conducts scientific flights as well as commercial, etc., and collaborates with NASA and other such space organizations. Its projects include:

Among its divisions is ESTEC, the European Space Research and Technology Centre and ESTRACK, the European Space Tracking network.


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Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/European_Space_Agency
http://www.esa.int/

Referenced by pages:
ARIEL
Athena
BepiColombo
Cassini
CHEOPS
COROT
Darwin
Euclid
ExoMars
EXOSAT
FINESSE
Gaia
Giotto
GOODS
Herschel Space Observatory
Hipparcos
INTEGRAL
Infrared Space Observatory (ISO)
International Ultraviolet Explorer (IUE)
JUICE
LISA
Mars
Mars Express
Mercury
New Gravitational Wave Observatory (NGO)
Planck
PLATO
Rosalind Franklin
Rosetta
67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko (67P)
Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO)
Solar Orbiter (SolO)
SPICA
Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO)
Ulysses
James Webb Space Telescope (JWST)
XMM-Newton

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