Fraunhofer Technology 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

Spot 5

ENVISAT

COLUMBUS II

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

SARah

Sentinel-1

Phootprint

LOFT

DLR-Hayabusa 2/MASCOT

Eu:CROPIS

Sentinel-2

Kent Ridge 1

Lisa Pathfinder

EDRS A

ROSETTA

SCDisrupt

DESIS (ISS-MUSES)

BepiColombo

EnMAP

GRACE follow

AEOLUS/aladin-TAO

James Webb Weltraumteleskop

Sentinel-4

Merlin

Exomars

Juice

Biomass (ESA)

NASA Mars Rover 2020

Europa Clipper

EUCLID

Heinrich-Hertz

Sentinel-5

MetOP SG

ERNST

FLEX/FIMAS

CarbonSat

ATHENA

LISA

Date

 

1984

1985

1986

1989

1990

1990

1996

1996

1998

1999

2002

2002

2004

2004

2005

2006

2006

2007

2007

2007

2007

2007

2007

2008

2008

2008

2009

2009

2011

2011

2011

2011

2012

2013

2013

2013

2013

2014

2014

2014

2014

2014

2015

2015

2015

2016

2016

2017

2017

2018

2018

2018

2018

2018

2019

2019

2020

2020

2020

2020

2020

2020

2021

2021

2021

2021

2022

2023

2031

2034

Institute

 

EMI

EMI

FHR

EMI

FHR

EMI

EMI

FHR

IOF

EMI

EMI

EMI, FHR

EMI

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

IOSB

EMI, IOSB, IST, HHI, ILT

EMI

EMI

IST

EMI

HHI, IOF, ILT

EMI

INT

HHI, ILT

EMI

EMI

IOF

EMI, INT, IST, ISE, IOF, IIS

INT, IMM, IOF

IOF

IOF

IOF

INT, IOF

INT

INT, IOF, IST

INT, ISE

INT

IST

INT

INT

INT, ISE, IIS

IOF

IST

EMI, INT, IOSB

IOF

IOF

IWS

EMI, INT