WG Space Research

EARTO WG Space Research is composed of 20 active experts. The WG is looking at providing a unified RTO contact and reference body for consultation and dialogue with the European Space Agency, EC and industrial associations.


Key Issues for 2019


  • Input to HEU (space related topic)
  • Mapping of technologies of the EARTO WG Space
  • JTI Space – STEPP
  • ESA GCC model subcontract
  • EU Space programme

Cooperation with EC DGs & other Stakeholders

  • European Space Agency (ESA)
  • European Commission (DG GROW, DG R&I)


Latest Papers Published

29 / 06 / 2018

EARTO Analysis of EC Space Programme Proposal

EARTO welcomes the EC legislative proposal establishing a Space Programme. This paper highlights RTOs’ detailed analysis and text suggestions on the EC proposal.