Author Archives: Marco Trovatello

Alexander Gerst’s schedule before launch

During the last days before launch Alexander Gerst’s schedule is as busy as always. To give you an impression we’d like to share this general schedule here. So, here’s the plan of the pre-launch activities of ISS...


New video: Training in Houston

In June 2018 german ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst will fly to the International Space Station ISS for the second time in his career. He will take over command of the ISS for the second half of his...

Alexander Gerst at #rp15. Credit: re:publica/Max Spallek (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Replay: Rosetta and Alexander Gerst at #rp15

We recently announced ESA’s participation in Berlin’s re:publica conference on 6 May 2015. Now we’d like to amend this  by updating you that replays of the Rosetta and Alexander Gerst sessions are online. re:publica is one of...