2008 – European Space Agency Budget – Snapshot

The European Space Agency (ESA), with 18 member states, had a 2008 budget of about €3.03 billion (US$4.27 billion).1 ESA is projecting a budget of €10 billion (US$14.1 billion) for the three years from 2009–2011. One feature of the budget will be a 3.5% per year growth in the agency’s basic science ...

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