Solenix’s El...


LAUSANNE, Switzerland, 23rd November 2016 – Solenix GmbH and ELSE SA have entered a license agreement that will allow ELSE to rely on Solenix’s Satellite Con...

Nanosat star...


Swiss newspace startup ELSE is close to securing seed funding for its 64-nano satellite M2M constellation AstroCast that will cost US$50m to build and launch...

Astrocast pr...


Only two weeks ago NanoSpace was selected by the Swiss company ELSE to deliver propulsion systems to the Astrocast satellite constellation. The two first tes...

M2M and IoT ...


On 8th July, ESA organized its first ever workshop to discuss challenges and opportunities in providing IoT and M2M services over satellite. The workshop was...

Toulouse Spa...


The Toulouse Space Show 2016 was held in Toulouse, France from 28th June to 30th June. From ELSE, Fabien Jordan (CEO), Sandeep Thakur (International Business...

Astrocast Id...


On 27th June 2016, ELSE SA released its Astrocast brand logo, a new website and its first marketing video. In february starting with a long list of names, o...

GLIS 2016


The Global Conference on Space and Information Society 2016 (GLIS 2016) took place in Geneva, Switzerland on 6th and 7th June at the ITU headquarters. It wa...

ESA & ELSE


As part of the Proba-3 mission, ELSE has been selected to design and develop the flight unit for the digital board controlling the DARA instrument which is d...

1st Space Ed...


This December, ELSE was present at the first Space Educational Activities Symposium, held by the Università degli Studi di Padova and organized by CISAS. Sp...

Pitching in LA


Friday December 4th, ELSE CEO, Fabien Jordan took to the microphone and pitched ELSE to some of the top players in the Aerospace industry at Raytheon Space a...

Advisory Boa...


Dr. José Achache has accepted to join ELSE as a member of the Advisory Board. José Achache is managing director of AP-Swiss. Previously, he was Director of...

One Small St...


This November, Federico Belloni, Head of R&D at ELSE, was invited to the convention “Giant Leaps into the Future”, held at the EPFL Innovation Park. Fed...

How is space...


Space has long been the domain of highly specialized teams and country-sized budgets. Can space be accessible to smaller pockets? If so, what is required? M...

Visiting the...


Our Head of R&D, Federico Belloni, was most enthralled to visit the second largest shipping container company in the world - MSC (the Mediterranean Shipp...

ELSE awarded...


The project Enabling Multi-band software-defined symmetric radio communications for CubeSats was accepted by the CTI (the Swiss Commission for Technology and...

Kill-Switch ...


Kevin Owen, Master Student at the EPFL, improved the ELSE kill-switch and separation spring system for a semestre project. The extremely innovative system h...

World Space ...


Swiss Space Center, eSpace, Callista, Aeropoly and ELSE celebrated the World Space Week at EPFL on Tuesday 6 October. More than 30 participants coming from L...

Water on Mars


Before joining ELSE, some members of our team contributed to the 2018 ExoMars Rover Mission. Federico Belloni, Head of R&D at ELSE, was invited to speak...

In Paris, wh...


This September 11th the incubator Boucicaut welcomes a special visit from Mr. Thierry Mandon - French Secretary of State for Higher Education and Research an...

Humble begin...


What startup worth its salt does not begin with a garage? ELSE is happy to be able to say that like the greats of Apple, Google, Microsoft and others, we to...

Mechanical a...


CubETH is a joint project between eSpace at the EPFL and ETHZ whose main objective is to build a 1U CubeSat scheduled for launch in 2016-17. The CubETH space...

SOLVE Call f...


The main goal of the Satellite Observing of Lakes and Vegetation Environments (SOLVE) mission is hyperspectral remote sensing observations of Earth to unders...

Investing in...


During a special session set up by the Starburst Accelerator, ELSE proved itself a viable and worthy investment opportunity as Fabien Jordan made his pitch i...

Swiss Space ...


ELSE is now an official member of the Swiss Space Center! The Swiss Space Center has for its mission to support institutions, academia and industry to acces...

ELSE awarded...


ELSE awarded a 100’000 Swiss Franc interest-free loan from Innovaud/FIT SEED. ELSE SA offers elegant engineering solutions for nanosatellite missions. The e...

A word from ...


Former NASA Chief Technologist, Ames Research Center, John Hines endorses ELSE CubeSat technology! John Hines is a renowned CubeSat specialist. He said: ...

ELSE is laun...


Inspired by the success stories of the New Space Movement, ELSE is committed to demonstrating that small constellations of nanosatellites, built and operated...