Fraunhofer Technologies for Space Missions

The Fraunhofer Space Alliance and its Institutes have contributed to many different space missions. The vast majority of these missions have been or are currently operated by the European Space Agency ESA. The wall gives an overview of Fraunhofer‘s space activities from the 1970s to the near future. The missions are ordered by launch year. Fraunhofer Space Alliance will continue to support the space industry with state of the art technology for space applications.

MISSION

 

LDEF

GIOTTO

RAUMSTATION MIR

OLYMPUS

ROSAT

HUBBLE

BEPPOSAX

ADEOS I UND II

CODAG

X-38

ADEOS II

SPOT 5

ENVISAT

METEOSAT SECOND GENERATION MSG

UWE

SAR-LUPE

METOP

ARIANE 5

TERRASAR-X

COSMO-SKYMED

RADARSAT-2

US-NFIRE

DON QUIJOTE

ATV (ATV-1)

ISS COLUMBUS-MODUL

RAPIDEYE

GOCE

HERSCHEL-PLANCK

GALILEO

TJANGONG

SPEKTR-R

PHOBOS-GRUNT

ARTES 5

ALPHASAT

GAIA

ATV-4

SENTINEL-1

DLR-HAYABUSA 2/MASCOT

SENTINEL-2

KENT RIDGE 1

LISA PATHFINDER

EDRS A

EXOMARS

ROSETTA

DESIS (ISS-MUSES)

BEPICOLOMBO

EU:CROPIS

GRACE FOLLOW

AEOLUS/ALADIN-TAO

NASA MARS ROVER 2020

JAMES WEBB WELTRAUMTELESKOP

JUICE

BIOMASS (ESA)

ENMAP

ERNST

SARAH

EUCLID

HEINRICH-HERTZ

SENTINEL-4

EUROPA CLIPPER

METOP SG

PHOOTPRINT

SENTINEL-5

CARBONSAT

FLEX/FIMAS

LOFT

MERLIN

ATHENA

LISA

DATE

 

1984

1985

1986

1989

1990

1990

1996

1996

1998

1998

2002

2002

2002

2004

2005

2006

2006

2007

2007

2007

2007

2007

2007

2008

2008

2008

2009

2009

2011

2011

2011

2011

2012

2013

2013

2013

2014

2014

2015

2015

2015

2016

2016

2016

2018

2018

2018

2018

2018

2020

2021

2023

2022

2022

2022

2022

2023

2023

2023

2024

2024

2024

2024

2025

2025

2025

2025

2034

2037

INSTITUTE

 

EMI

EMI

FHR

EMI

FHR

EMI

EMI

FHR

IOF

EMI

FHR

EMI

EMI, FHR

INT

INT

IOSB

EMI

EMI, ICT

EMI, IOSB, HHI, IIS, ILT

IOSB

EMI, IOSB

HHI, ILT

EMI

EMI, INT

EMI

IOF

EMI

EMI

EMI, INT, IIS

FHR

EMI

FHR

EMI

HHI, ILT

EMI, IOF

FHR, EMI

EMI, IOSB, IST, HHI, ILT

IST

HHI, IOF, ILT

EMI

INT

HHI, ILT

INT, IOF, IST

EMI

IOF

EMI, INT, IST, ISE, IOF, IIS

EMI

IOF

IOF

IST

IOF

INT, ISE

INT

INT, IMM, IOF

EMI, INT, IOSB

IOSB

INT

INT, ISE, IIS

INT, IOF

INT

IST

EMI

IOF

IOF

IOF

EMI

INT

IWS

EMI, INT