Paint it black: Stone Age sunscreen for Solar Orbiter

Paint it black: Stone Age sunscreen for Solar Orbiter

How do you dress on a hot day Knowing that Solar Orbiter will venture closer to the Sun than any previous ESA mission, it might seem odd that a ...…

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LIFTOFF FOR SOLAR ORBITER, ESA’S MISSION TO FACE THE SUN UP CLOSE

LIFTOFF FOR SOLAR ORBITER, ESA’S MISSION TO FACE THE SUN UP CLOSE

ESA’s Solar Orbiter mission lifted off on an Atlas V 411 from Cape Canaveral, Florida, at 05:03 CET on 10 February on its mission to study the ...…

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Solar Orbiter moves to launch site – complete with Enbio’s SolarBlack coated heatshield!

Solar Orbiter moves to launch site – complete with Enbio’s SolarBlack coated heatshield!

Solar Orbiter ready to depart Europe ESA’s Solar Orbiter mission has completed its test campaign in Europe and is now being packed ready for its ...…

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Thermal Testing of Solar Orbiter

Thermal Testing of Solar Orbiter

Thermal Testing of Solar Orbiter A side view of ESA’s Solar Orbiter as it entered a vacuum chamber for thermal vacuum testing at the IABG test ...…

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