August 1, 2016


ISA (Israeli Space Agency) and CNES are sharing responsibilities for the Venµs programme.

ISA is responsible for the spacecraft bus, satellite integration, engineering data, launcher interface and satellite control centre.

CNES is responsible for the science mission centre, including the science data processing centre and programming centre. These facilities are located at the Toulouse Space Centre.

CNES is also supplying the superspectral camera.