Andøya Space Center (ASC) is a service provider for sounding rocket, balloon, unmanned aircraft and scientific groundbased instrumentation communities.
ASC was established in 1962, and our headquarters is located on the island of Andøya, two degrees north of the Arctic Circle, in the heart of Northern Norway and directly beneath the Aurora Borealis.
  • Successful Start of Grand Challenge

    Four large sounding rockets were launched from ASC launch sites on Andøya and on Svalbard within 24 hours. The vehicles were owned by NASA and were a part of a project called the Grand Challenge Initiative – CUSP (GCI CUSP).

  • Sundt Air gruppen og Andøya Space Center innleder samarbeid

    Andøya Space Center (ASC) og Sundt Air gruppen (SAG) har innledet samarbeid om å utvikle kapasitet på overvåkning med fly og RPAS av store hav- og kystområder.

  • Stilling ledig: Elektronikkingeniør eller fagarbeider

    Telemetri og elektronikkseksjonen ved ASC skal styrkes med to nye stillinger.

  • Nucleus: Successful Mission

    On Thursday 27 September Nammo successfully completed the first launch of Nucleus, a sounding rocket powered by its new hybrid rocket motor.

  • The Nucleus Test Vehicle

    Nammo and ASC are preparing to launch the Nucleus vehicle, a testbed for new space technologies developed in Norway.