ICEYE and Spire launch joint project

January 23, 2019

Microsatellite startup ICEYE and data analytics provider Spire have agreed to begin technology collaboration to detect illegal activity on the high seas.

Finland and India step up synergy in two sectors

January 11, 2019

Finland and India have signed memorandums of understanding (MOU) on co-operation in cyber security and the peaceful use of outer space.

ICEYE’s Internet of Locations service gets a boost

December 17, 2018

Finnish Earth observation company ICEYE has received a 10 million-euro capital loan from Business Finland for the manufacturing of synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) satellites and launching its Internet of Locations ecosystem.

Reaktor Hello World satellite launches into space

November 30, 2018

Finland’s first commercially built nanosatellite, Reaktor Hello World, was successfully launched into space from India on 29 November.

Finnish researchers part of Gruber-winning space project

August 20, 2018

Finnish researchers are among the recipients of the 2018 Gruber Cosmology Prize for their work on the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Planck satellite that has shed more light on the Universe.

Finnish expertise sought for ESA nanosatellite

June 15, 2018

Finnish company Reaktor Space Lab and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland are involved in a European Space Agency (ESA) project to investigate a new frequency band for future telecommunication satellites.

Aalto-2 makes it to space – finally

April 19, 2017

The launch of the satellite known as Aalto-2 from Cape Canaveral, Florida on Tuesday was successful. The device is designed and built by Aalto University students.

Cohu Experience breaks Finnish crowdfunding record

February 22, 2017

Finnish startup Cohu Experience has closed a 3.2 million-euro round for its Space Nation Astronaut Program. Over 500 Finnish private investors were among the crowdfunders.

Finnish Aalto-2 satellite is ready for space

July 15, 2016

The Finnish Aalto University-based Aalto-2 satellite is now ready to take part in the international QB50 Mission.

NASA to harness solar wind travel with Finnish invention

April 13, 2016

NASA has started testing Finnish HERTS E-Sail concept at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in the US.

Finnish measurement technology helps to explore Mars

March 8, 2016

The European Space Agency ESA will launch the Exo Mars spacecraft to Mars together with the Russian Roscosmos. The spacecraft is carrying Finnish measurement technology from the Finnish Meteorological Institute and fitted with Vaisala sensors.