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IAF at the GEO XIV Plenary in Washington DC

On 23 – 27 October 2017 the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) community is coming together at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. for GEO Week 2017. GEO Week 2017, consisting of GEO-XIV Plenary, side events and exhibition, highlights and promotes the role, applications and opportunities to use Earth observations […]

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During the 68th International Astronautical Congress, held in Adelaide, Australia from 25 – 29 September 2017, the IAF General Assembly at its second session on September 29, selected Dubai as Host City for IAC 2020. The Hosting Organization is the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Center – MBRSC, a member of IAF since 2012. The dates of the […]

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IAF and the Association of Space Explorers to host a joint Session at the 30th Planetary Congress in Toulouse (16 – 20 October 2017)

In continuation of a fruitful partnership the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) and the Association of Space Explorers (ASE) will host a joint technical session at the ASE 30th Planetary Congress in Toulouse (16 – 20 October 2017).   The Session will focus on “The International Space Station – Its Challenges and Rewards” and will take […]

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60th anniversary of Sputnik launch

Congratulations! 1957: Sputnik satellite blasts into space; Sputnik transmitted information via radio signals to Soviet scientists for three weeks. Watch full video here:  

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