The ESA Moon Village 2.0: A more precise program you can join

At the final press conference of the 2 December 2016 Ministerial Conference, ESA Director General Jean Woerner, again expressed his and ESA’s commitment to the ESA Moon Village. Neither wanting to call his idea a project nor a program, it is doubtful if and when this is all supposed to happen, creating a lot of […]

The ESA Moon Village: Is it a vision, a project or a mirage?

(Update: To read a 2018 about the first commercial mission in 2019, read our article: “‌First 2019 commercial mission to the Moon will be European” ) At the final press conference of the 2 december 2016 Ministerial Conference, ESA Director General Jean Woerner, again expressed his and ESA’s commitment to the ESA Moon Village. The ESA […]