Space Y’s mission is to promote and foster the development of the European industry developing the user segment of space systems, i.e. the European downstream industry.


The specific objectives of Space Y are:

  • To express the views of the downstream industry on all issues that have an influence on the development of the Satellite Navigation, Satellite Communications and Earth Observation markets.
  • To promote the use of Galileo, EGNOS, Copernicus, GOVSATCOM, SSA and upcoming IRIS2 in all market segments and foster interoperability with other navigation, EO and telecommunication systems.
  • To stimulate downstream technology and business development (terminals, applications and services) to maximise the potential of the space downstream applications market.
  • To help Space Y members address the market by providing them with the necessary background and network to foster business opportunities.
  • To support and assist in the European Space programme implementation.

More information

To get more information on Space Y‘s objectives, membership, constitutional members, structure of programmatic actions, please contact the Space Y secretariat at info@spacey.eu.com.