Other | 15. September 2011 | posted by Marco Trovatello

German Aerospace Day and SpaceTweetup in near real time

Here is a list of the social media channels for German Aerospace Day and the associated SpaceTweetup; nearly all the events can be followed in (almost) real time.


… accounts with real-time updates during German Aerospace Day:

twitter.com/DLR_de (German)
twitter.com/DLR_en (English)
twitter.com/spacetweetup – updates from the SpaceTweetup, (English)


Using the hashtags #TdLR, #SpaceTweetup, #DLR and #ESA, German Aerospace Day updates by all users can be followed.


Almost-live reporting with short news items, photos and links:


New images from German Aerospace Day, updated throughout the event:



There will be three (current planning) live webcasts:

  • Spacelivecast berichtet – as the name suggests – live throughout the day (German)
  • Live web stream from the European Astronaut Centre (EAC) via www.esa.int (English)
  • SpaceTweetup live web stream, direct from the Tweetup marquee – from 11:00 to 18:00 (English)

European Astronauts on Twitter

More detailed information about our activities on the DLR social media channels have been posted in a blog entry by Andrea Schaub. Our ESA colleagues (thanks to Daniel Scuka!) have prepared similar information with a focus on the relevant ESA channels.



More information about German Aerospace Day can be found at www.DLR.de/en and www.tagderluftundraumfahrt.de/en.




About the author

As Head of the Cross-Media Section of DLR's Corporate Communications Department, Marco Trovatello was responsible for Communication across all media distribution channels. As of 1 May 2014, he serves as Cross-Media Coordinator and Strategy Advisor in the Corporate Communications Department of the European Space Agency ESA. to authorpage