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European satellite control centre of the future unveiled in Darmstadt
30 November 2018
The completely refurbished Geostationary Mission Control Centre incorporates the latest technology to provide a more flexible, energy-efficient and secure workplace that is also more dynamic and productive for spacecraft and ground segment controllers.
Head of the Digital Society Directorate-General in the German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, Dr Tobias Miethaner, officially opened the control centre today.
Image credit: EUMETSAT - The recently refurbished EUMETSAT Geostationary Mission Control Centre in Darmstadt, Germany.