Portugal Space Agency

About us

The Portugal Space Agency is a private, not-for-profit organization, created by the Portuguese Government, in close coordination with the Azores Regional Government. The Agency has as its primary purpose to promote and execute the "Portugal Space 2030" strategy, stimulating and managing the development of national space-related infrastructures, initiatives and programs.

Portugal Space main goal is to promote and strength the space ecosystem and value chain in Portugal for the benefit of society and economies, through a number of focus fields, namely Earth Observation, Telecommunication, Space Safety and Space Transportation, and to enable that, by 2030, Portugal is widely recognized as a global authority in the science and economics of Space-Earth-Climate-Oceans interactions, making particular use of "double-use" technologies for Earth Observation, in special concerning the emerging formats of the so-called "New Space".