European Space Operations Center

(redirected from European Space Operations Centre)
Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

European Space Operations Center

(ESOC): see European Space AgencyEuropean Space Agency
(ESA), multinational agency dedicated to the promotion, for exclusively peaceful purposes, of cooperation among European states in space research and technology.
..... Click the link for more information.
.
References in periodicals archive ?
Since 1967, the European Space Operations Centre, located in Darmstadt, Germany, ensures the smooth working of ESA spacecraft in orbit.
Confirmation that the British spacecraft had parted company with Mars Express reached the Royal Geographical Society, in London, from a live link to the European Space Operations centre, in Germany.
Confirmation that the spacecraft had separated was received at the European Space Operations Centre (ESOC) in Darmstadt,Germany, at 11.
SED's customer for this project is ESA's European Space Operations Centre based in Darmstadt, Germany.
Contractor name : EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY (ESA) THROUGH ITS ESTABLISHMENT OF THE EUROPEAN SPACE OPERATIONS CENTRE (ESOC)
It is no surprise that this will happen, and when it does we will see the temperatures of all the instruments rise by several degrees within just a few hours," Micha Schmidt, the Herschel Mission Operations Manager at ESA's European Space Operations Centre in Darmstadt, Germany said.

Full browser ?