Earth from Space: the moraines of Malaspina

The remarkable moraine patterns of Malaspina Glacier – the largest piedmont glacier in the world – are featured in this false-colour image acquired by Copernicus Sentinel-2. Malaspina Glacier is located west of Yakutat Bay in southeast Alaska, US. Covering an area of around 2900 sq km, the glacier flows for around 80 km along the Read More

Pillars of Creation (NIRCam and MIRI composite image)

By combining images of the iconic Pillars of Creation from two cameras aboard the NASA/ESA/CSA James Webb Space Telescope, the Universe has been framed in its infrared glory. Webb’s near-infrared image was fused with its mid-infrared image, setting this star-forming region ablaze with new details. Myriad stars are spread throughout the scene. The stars primarily Read More

Webb tracks clouds on Saturn’s moon Titan

These are images of Saturn’s moon Titan, captured by the NASA/ESA/CSA James Webb Space Telescope’s NIRCam instrument on 4 November 2022. The image on the left uses a filter sensitive to Titan’s lower atmosphere. The bright spots are prominent clouds in the northern hemisphere. The image on the right is a color composite image. Click Read More

Curtain up for ESA’s new class of astronauts

Clear the stage for lots of smiles from ESA's newly selected astronaut candidates. ESA Director General Josef Aschbacher announced them on 23 November 2022, following the ESA Council at Ministerial level in Paris, France. The European Space Agency chose 17 new astronaut candidates from more than 22 500 applicants from across its Member States who Read More

European Service Module, Orion, Moon, Earth

View of ESA's European Service Module that is powering NASA's Orion spacecraft, pointing at our planet and the Moon, taken on the 13th day of flight for the Artemis I mission at 22:06 CET (21:06 GMT), 28 November 2022. DCIM\100GOPRO\GOPR1228. It shows Orion and the European Service Module halfway through the Artemis I mission near Read More

ENAIRE explained in La Gomera how drone management in airspace will be automated

• Javier Delgado, ENAIRE's Canary Islands Regional Director, and Raquel Moldes, from the Drone Business Development Department, spoke at the 1st International Aeronautical and Aerospace Congress in La Gomera, which is being held on the island under the title "Canary Islands, the sandbox that looks to the sky" • At this congress, ENAIRE discussed how Read More

Enaire, Eurocontrol and IATA are holding their eleventh annual workshop with airlines to promote aviation safety

At the Málaga-Costa del Sol Airport ENAIRE, EUROCONTROL and IATA are holding their eleventh annual workshop with airlines to promote aviation safety • They are sharing their vision and experiences involving the main safety challenges facing the sector in preparation for the recovery of air traffic • With the participation of EUROCONTROL, IATA, AESA, AENA, Read More