Columbus Control Center (Col-CC)

The Columbus Control Center (Col-CC) is part of the German Space Operations Center (GSOC) at DLR. It is operated by the Integrated Team@Col-CC together with the European Space Agency ESA, which is the international partner in the ISS project. From here, about 75 scientists and engineers oversee European activities on the International Space Station (ISS). They are the direct link to space.

Columbus Control Center
Looking into one of the control rooms for human spaceflight (K4) at the German Space Operations Center (GSOC) in Oberpfaffenhofen. The European space laboratory Columbus is managed here 24 hours a day.