Welcome to ESA's website for the PROBA-3 Scientific Community.

The two PROBA-3 spacecraft are an in-orbit demonstration of formation flying (FF), managed by ESA's Technical Directorate and supported by  ESA's General Support Technology Programme (GSTP) which has the purpose of preparing and proving new components and hardware for space. PROBA-3 is also a Mission of Opportunity in the ESA Science Programme.


Upcoming Events
12 July 2023 virtual-SWT8
27-29 November 2023 (ROB, Belgium) SWT#9



9 December 2022 virtual-SWT7
25 February 2022 virtual-SWT6
22 June 2021 virtual-SWT#5
10 May 2021 Proba-3 Consortium Information Day
23 March 2021 virtual-SWT#4
19 January 2021  virtual-SWT#3       
17 November 2020 vitual-SWT#2 (link)
29 September 2020 virtual-SWT#1 (link)
25-26 September 2019 SWT#8, Göttingen, Germany (link)
23-24 September 2019 Splinter and WG Meetings, Göttingen, Germany
11 November 2018 Calibration Workshop/Discussion, ESTEC
28-29 September 2018 SWT#7 at ESTEC, Noordwijk, The Netherlands
27 September 2018 Calibration Workshop/Discussion, ESTEC
4-6 December 2017 SWT#6, Wroclaw, Poland
11 October 2017 MOC-SOC Interface Meeting (ROB, Brussels) (cancelled)
13 June 2017 MOC-SOC Interface Meeting (QinetiQ Space, BE)
30-31 March 2017 ASPIICS SOC Design Meeting (ESTEC, NL, DB124+Ba024)
29-30 March 2017 MOC-SOC Interface Meeting (ESTEC, NL, DF121)
28-30 November 2016 SWT#5, Prague (Minutes and Presentations)



PROBA-3 ASPIICS and DARA Publication Guidelines




Also follow the  List of Conferences of interest for PROBA-3 Community.

General purpose information of  the PROBA-3 mission can be found here

All other pages of this web portal will be access restricted. In case you believe you should have access to these pages, please contact the webmaster.



This page or one of the sub-pages was updated on 7 November 2020.