May 31

The 4S Conference is ongoing at Malta

The 4S conference is a meeting forum for the small satellite operators and users organised by CNES and ESA. In this year the main topic of the conference is a key question of this area: Have we reached the conditions for small satellites to spread vastly and rapidly, similarly to the consumer products? Are Small […]

May 25

A HUNGARIAN DOMESTIC DEVELOPMENT IS IN PROGRESS TO MEASURE THE RADIATION ENVIRONMENT SURROUNDING THE EARTH

A Hungarian domestic development can form the world’s first complete and comprehensive image of the radiation environment surrounding the Earth. The CROSS system (Cosmic Radiation Observatory Satellite System) designed by Hungarian researchers allows the participants of national and international space activities to ensure the safety of instruments and personnel sent into space far more accurately […]

May 25

Conceptual structure design of the RadMag measuring instrument has started

The first step in the development of RadMag instrumentation is examination of the cosmic radiation environment on the basis of the available models and taking into account the emerging scientific and industrial needs. MTA EC researchers have been working for months on the reconstruction of the radiation environment, while negotiations were started with ESA experts […]