23 December 2008

ESA Astronaut Maurizio Cheli visited the NaVSAS Lab

On 22th December, the Astronaut Maurizio Cheli visited the NaVSAS Lab. The NaVSAS showed him its latest achievements and its technological improvements on GNSS receivers.

Cheli is an astronaut from the European Space Agency. Cheli is is one of the few licensed to fly the NASA Space Shuttle. He flew on it during the STS-75 mission in 1996. Cheli now pilots the Eurofighter Typhoon and he is developing a hydrogen powered aeroplane.