16. December 2014On 15 December 2014 Mr. Uwe Beckmeyer, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, paid a visit to EOC.
02 December 2014For the first time satellite images could be transferred in a very few seconds with the help of laser beams from an earth observation satellite to a relay satellite, before being conveyed to earth.
20 November 2014On 10 and 11 November a two-day workshop took place at EOC. Experts from GIZ and DLR met for the purpose of expanding their cooperation on the international level.
17 November 2014On 6 November 2014 Bavaria’s minister of the environment, Ulrike Scharf, extended her congratulations on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the Schneefernerhaus Env. Research Station (UFS). DFD has been using this unusual research location on the Zugspitze mountain since 2004.
14 November 2014Philippe Brunet, a director in the Enterprise and Industry Department and responsible for the European space projects Copernicus and Galileo, visited EOC with a delegation from the Europ. Commission.
04 November 2014On 25 October, 130 helpers assisting Germany’s so-called Medical Task force met at a military training area in Lehnin, Brandenburg, to join in the “Agile Octopus 2014” exercise. EOC was there as well.
16 October 2014Water is essential for life. The rhythm of water governs trade and industry and shapes ecosystems.