Events and news from Poland.
The last year featured many important developments for the Polish space sector. Although for a long time the space related activities of Poland remained marginal,the last several years showed significant progress. 2014 was another very active year in space for Poland.
Professor Marek Banaszkiewicz has been selected to lead the Polish Space Agency.
On the 19th of November two years have passed since Poland joined the European Space Agency
On the 28th of October 2014 Poland signed the accession act to the European Southern Observatory.
Polish president Bronisław Komorowski signed a law establishing the Polish Space Agency on October 20th.
The Polish Ministry of Economy has announced the list of positively evaluated projects by the ESA Technical Evaluation Board within the 2nd Polish Industry Incentive Scheme. 29 projects were selected.
Welcome to the live event of BRITE-PL 2 “Heweliusz” satellite launch into orbit. This satellite is scheduled to be launched on 19th of August at 03:15 UTC, which is 05:15 CEST (Central European Summer Time).
On the 7th of July the phase of proposal submission in the Galileo Masters competition has ended. The Polish edition of this contest has achieved very good results, scoring the 4th place in the general classification of all regions!
Between April and August the Polish Parliament has worked on the act establishing the Polish Space Agency.