Schweden: Erster Satelliten-Weltraumbahnhof in Europa eröffnet

NUR FÜR AFP-ABONNENTEN (NO RESALE) JUKKASJAERVI, SCHWEDEN 13. JANUAR 2023 QUELLE: EBS 1. Halbnahe Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Swedish Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson prepare to cut the ribbon to inaugurate the Esrange Space Center's new satellite launch facility, "Spaceport Esrange" 2. Halbnahe Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Swedish Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson cutting the ribbon to inaugurate the Esrange Space Center's new satellite launch facility, "Spaceport Esrange" 3. Halbnahe Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Swedish Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson cutting the ribbon to inaugurate the Esrange Space Center's new satellite launch facility, "Spaceport Esrange" DREHTAG UNBEKANNT QUELLE: SSC ESRANGE 4. Animated map SSC Esrange animation of a satellite being launched from the Esrange station into space 5. Animated map SSC Esrange animation of a satellite being launched from the Esrange station into space JUKKASJAERVI, SCHWEDEN 13. JANUAR 2023 QUELLE: EBS 6. O-TON 1 - Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission (Frau, English, 20 Sek.): "It's a big moment. It's a big moment for Europe, it’s a big moment for Europe's space industry. The first orbital launch site on European mainland. This space port offers an independent European gateway to space. It is exactly the infrastructure we need, not only to continue to innovate, but also to further explore the final frontier." 7. O-TON 2 - Ulf Kristersson, Swedish Prime Minister (Mann, English, 14 Sek.): "The current geopolitical situation, not least of course, the Russian invasion of Ukraine, has demonstrated how important it is that the European Union has access to space. Esrange's unique geographical position and long service makes it ideal for launches of satellites in polar orbits and other space activities." DREHTAG UNBEKANNT QUELLE: SSC ESRANGE 8. Animated map SSC Esrange animation of a satellite being launched from the Esrange station into space 9. Animated map SSC Esrange animation of a satellite being launched from the Esrange station into space 10. Animated map SSC Esrange animation of a satellite being launched from the Esrange station into space 11. Animated map SSC Esrange animation of a satellite being launched from the Esrange station into space 12. Animated map SSC Esrange animation of a satellite being launched from the Esrange station into space