The largest public space event on Earth - UN-declared

World Space Week, October 4–10

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World Space Week Association is a non-profit organization which supports the UN in the global coordination of World Space Week.  The volunteer Association serves a global community of World Space Week participants.  The Association is supported solely by donations of these leading members of the global space community. 

For information on becoming a global World Space Week sponsor, please download the brochure

The Association also seeks sponsors for the Youth Inspiration Program flight of global students on a zero-gravity plane and Washington awards reception.  

For more information about World Space Week and the Association, please see our Global Fact Sheet.

Galactic Sponsors
As one of the three Divisions of the Airbus Group, Airbus Defence and Space is Europe’s Number 1 defence and space company. It is the world’s second largest space company and one of the top 10 defence companies globally with revenues of around €14 billion per year.  Airbus Defence and Space is composed of four business lines, of which three have activities in space:
  • Space Systems, covers the full range of civil and defence space systems : satellite system solutions for telecommunications, earth observation, navigation and science, launchers, orbital systems and space exploration.
  • Communication, Intelligence & Security (CIS) is the new “one-stop-shop” for satellite and terrestrial communication, intelligence and security services and solutions : military and commercial satellite communication services, professional mobile radio communication, emergency response centres, border surveillance systems, and observation satellite based geo-information services.
  • Electronics provide high-performance equipment for system integrators in civil, defence and security markets : radars and IFF systems, electronic warfare devices, avionics, space platform electronics, space payload electronics as well as optronic sensors.
turksat TurkSAT is one of the world's leading satellite communication operators. The Turkey-based company currently operates three satellites: Turksat 1B , Turksat 2A  and Turksat 3A. The satellites provides a wide range of communication services, including Internet, TV and radio broadcasting and voice and data communication.

Stellar Sponsors
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Planetary Sponsors

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Satellite Sponsors
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Orbital Technologies

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