The Aerospace Engineering Area of the University of León has participated in the IX Meeting on Space Telecommunications organized by HISPASAT at the Menéndez Pelayo International University (UIMP) in Santander on June 28 and 29, 2018.
The meeting addresses the current state of the space communications sector, bringing together the most important stakeholders, both national and international. First executives of the companies that build, launch and operate the satellites discussed for two days about the main concerns that affect the sector.
The development of stratospheric platforms is on-vogue as evidenced by the interest shown by the space sector in the HAP4ESA congress organized by the European Space Agency. More than 200 participants with promising proposals to promote the development of stratospheric flight systems (pseudo-satellites), both in applications of communications and Earth Observation. Among the invited speakers, two engineers from University of León, and two additional posters.