2017 – EUMETSAT Space Budget

The European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT) had a total expenditure of €531.7 million (US$606.8 million) for 2016, the most recent year for which data is available.[efn_note]“EUMETSAT…

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2017 – Indian Space Employment

India’s Department of Space, which includes the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), employed 16,072 employees in 2017, a decrease of nearly 5% from a total of 16,902 employees in 2016.…

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2017 – Japanese Government Space Budget

Since 2010, the Japanese government has been increasing the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) supplemental budget and decreasing the JAXA initial budget. In FY 2017, which extended from April 1,…

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2017 – Russian Government Space Budget

Economic and political uncertainty in Russia affected funding levels of the Russian space program. Russia allocated 92.5 billion rubles (US$1.5 billion) for space activities in 2017, down 12 billion rubles…

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2017 – Indian Government Space Budget

Indian space activities are coordinated through the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). The ISRO FY 2017-2018 budget, spanning April 1, 2017, to March 31, 2018, increased 12% over FY 2016-2017,…

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2017 – Chinese Government Space Budget

The Chinese space budget is not publicly available. However, Chinese capabilities and space projects provide indicators for informed estimates of the nation’s space budget... The Chinese space budget is not…

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