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May 30, 1975: The ESA is Formed

Today in 1975, the European Space Agency was formed. Headquartered in Paris, France, the ESA is a joint space exploration program between (currently) 22 European countries. They have collaborated with NASA as well as the major aeronautical organizations of China, Russia, and Japan. Ten of the ESA's countries have members stationed on the International Space Station.   Image Credit: Space Boosters

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