Norwegian Space Centre

The Norwegian Space Centre (NSC) is a government agency under the Ministry of Trade and Industry.

The Norwegian Space Centre (NSC) is a government agency under the Ministry of Trade and Industry. NSC promotes the development, co-ordination and evaluation of national space activities as well as supports Norwegian interests in the European Space Agency (ESA).

The principal goals of NSC are to:

  • create 10 % annual growth in the space sector,
  • meet national user needs,
  • attain a leading international position in space research and
  • maintain a leading role in space-related ground infrastructure.