Venus Express Status Report 255

Report for the period 9 December 2012 to 5 January 2013 This reporting period covers four weeks of Venus Express operations, including the start of the fourteenth occultation season, end of the tenth Atmospheric Drag Experiment campaign, and pericentre altitude raising using four orbit correction manoeuvres.

Full report published on the ESA Science and Technology website on 12 March 2013.

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Venus Express Status Report 257

Report for the period 3 February to 2 March 2013

End of the twenty-third eclipse season, end of the fourteenth Earth occultation season, continuation of the surface imaging campaign

This reporting period covers four weeks of Venus Express operations, from 3 February to 2 March 2013. It includes the end of the twenty-third eclipse season, the end of the fourteenth Earth occultation season, and the continuation of the surface imaging campaign.

Venus Express Status Report 259

Report for the period 31 March 2013 to 27 April 2013. End of superior conjunction and resumption of science operations; automation of spacecraft passes at the Mission Operations Centre; thermal fuel gauging tests.

Full report published on the ESA Science and Technology website on 15 July 2013.

 

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Marco Polo-R Mission Pages

Mission pages for Marco Polo-R, a mission under study within ESA’s Cosmic Vision Programme. Published on 27 March 2013.

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Venus Express Status Report 256

Report for the period 6 January to 2 February 2013

This reporting period covers four weeks of Venus Express operations, from 6 January to 2 February 2013, and includes the continuation of the fourteenth occultation season, the start of the twenty-third eclipse season, and start of the Venus surface imaging campaign.

Full report published on the ESA Science and Technology website on 12 March 2013.

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