European Space Agency Facts:
- The European Space Agency (ESA) is dedicated to space exploration.
- ESA was established in 1975.
- It is one of the many European intergovernmental organisations.
- ESA is currently is owned by 18 member states.
- It participates in the International Space Station program.
- The main ESA launch vehicle is Ariane 5 which is operated through Arianespace.
- ESA Mission Control (ESOC) - Darmstadt, Germany.
- Earth Observation missions - ESRIN in Frascati, Italy.
- ESA science missions - ESTEC in Noordwijk, Netherlands.
- European Astronaut Centre (EAC) - located in Cologne, Germany.
- European Space Astronomy Centre - located in Villanueva de la Cañada, Spain.
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