About CNES

Since its creation in 1961, CNES, a French public establishment, has always worked closely with government authorities, the scientific community and the space industry to develop and implement innovative space programs.

CNES is a major player in the European space sector and plays a decisive role in developing space activities and placing France and Europe (via its major contribution to the European Space Agency) amongst the leading world space powers.

Link to the official website: https://cnes.fr/en