Airbus built ExoMars rover gets its eyes

UK designed and built PanCam integrated on rover at Airbus in Stevenage

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Stevenage, 20 August 2019 – One of the key instruments on the European Space Agency’s (ESA) ExoMars rover, the Panoramic Camera (PanCam) has been fitted and integrated in the Airbus bio-burden cleanroom in Stevenage.

Gran Canaria wildfire



  • Title Gran Canaria wildfire
  • Released 21/08/2019 9:56 am
  • Copyright contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2019), processed by ESA, CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO
  • DescriptionAn unprecedented wildfire has ripped through the island of Gran Canaria, one of Spain’s Canary Islands off the northwest coast of Africa. The wildfire, which started on Saturday 17 August, has now started to subside after engulfing around 10 000 hectares of land, leading to the evacuation of over 9000 people.

Exmouth RNLI Lifeboat Weekend

Announcing the events

Photographs credited to Exmouth RNLI  :

Maer_Rocks_Live_15 – Maer Rocks : Town Mayor opens the event – L-R, Roger Bourgein, Town Crier; Ellie Walker, RNLI Community Fundraising Manager; Volunteer Crew Charlie Allen, Event Organiser and Exmouth Town Mayor Steve Gazzard.

Maer_Rocks_Live_12 – Maer Rocks : Crowds enjoy entertainment at the well supported event.

Maer_Rocks_Live_14 – Maer Rocks : Wall to wall music enjoyed by all

Maer_Rocks_Live_8 – Maer Rocks : RNLI Mascot, Stormy Stan, enjoys a selfie

Open_Day_Live_2 – Town Mayor Steve Gazzard launches the Open Day

Open_Day_Live_4 – Town Mayor Steve Gazzard and Town Crier Roger Bourgein meet RNLI volunteers at the event

Open_Day_Live_7 – The ‘Whats in the Welly’ competition at the Lifeboat Station

This year’s amazingly successful annual Exmouth Lifeboat Weekend took place last weekend, raising over £2000 for the life saving charity.