European Space Agency

4S - Space Systems for Safety and Security

Space Systems  for Safety & Security (4S) represents a consolidation of and increase in ESA's efforts to support, under a new ARTES thematic framework:

- European satellite operators and manufacturing industry, to ensure that new levels of security, robustness and resilience become mandatory requirements of space-based communication solutions globally.

- European downstream industry and service providers, in delivering relevant space-based solutions and business models for innovative, economically sustainable downstream services addressing global security needs.

News and Events

News and Events


    The SatSecure project develop, test, validate and pilot with selected demanding end users a secured and resilient cloud-based service delivery platform (C-SDP)

  • BESecured PSS

    BESecured PSS will deliver an advanced secure solution to pool & share satcom resources for institutional customers.