La misión ASIM de la ESA, camino de la Estación Espacial Internacional

Wed 04 Apr 2018, 15:24


El INTA se ha responsabilizado del control térmico, la integración y pruebas del Monitor de Interacciones Atmósfera-Espacio.

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A storm hunter and space junk collector on its way to the ISS

Wed 04 Apr 2018, 15:16


The 14th SpaceX commercial resupply mission to the International Space Station that blasted off on 2 April has aboard some very interesting cargo amongst the supplies and equipment it is due to deliver. Picture: NASA

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Dragon CRS-14 Arrives at ISS after Textbook Rendezvous for Critical Science Delivery

Wed 04 Apr 2018, 15:05


ASIM, the Atmosphere and Space Interactions Monitor, is a 314-Kilogram package taking up residence on the exterior of ESA’s Columbus module to employ a series of cameras, high-speed radiometers and specialized X- and Gamma-ray sensors to capture the ultra-fast signatures of Transient Luminous Events. Picture: Oleg Artemyev

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Denmark’s Largest Space Project, The ASIM Climate Observatory, Has Arrived At The International Space Station

Wed 04 Apr 2018, 15:00


The site Ingeniøren reports on the success of getting one of the most anticipated Danish space projects in years off the ground.

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SpaceX launches RemoveDEBRIS and ASIM to ISS

Tue 03 Apr 2018, 15:19


SpaceX has launched new technology to the International Space Station (ISS), with the RemoveDEBRIS mission to test different approaches to removing debris from the Earth’s orbit, while an international science package will study powerful lightning from space – Atmosphere-Space Interactions Monitor (ASIM). Picture: ESA-David Ducros

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Danish-led study blasts off on International Space Station mission

Tue 03 Apr 2018, 15:11


A mission with the climate observatory Asim has been successfully launched and is now on its way to the International Space Station (ISS). Picture: NASA

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ASIM launched successfully from Cape Canaveral

Tue 03 Apr 2018, 13:57


The ASIM-observatory has been launched for the International Space Station, ISS, 2 April 2018. ASIM will observe gigantic lightning and Gamma-ray flashes powered by thunderstorms. Picture: NASA

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Storm hunter launched to the International Space Station

Mon 02 Apr 2018, 14:36


ESA’s observatory to monitor electrical discharges in the upper atmosphere is on its way to the International Space Station. The Atmosphere-Space Interactions Monitor is riding in the Dragon cargo vehicle that lifted off at 20:30 GMT (16:40 local time) from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, USA. Picture: ESA

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The viking, the dragon and the god of thunder

Fri 30 Mar 2018, 14:25


Scandinavian mythology stories are rich in fantastic creatures, and a Nordic astronaut is about to write a new chapter as Space Viking Andreas Mogensen monitors the arrival of the Dragon cargo vessel at the International Space Station next week. The passenger: a state-of-the-art lightning hunter. Picture: ESA/DTU Space

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Thunderstorms in space holds climate information

Tue 27 Mar 2018, 13:53


From it's position at ISS 400 km above the Earth ASIM will look into phenomena in the atmosphere powered by thunderstorms. ASIM will both survey thunderstorms and lightning above the clouds and the processes that power them. In this way new knowledge can be obtained about both this phenomena and climate related processes in the atmosphere. Picture: DTU Space/NASA

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