Interview with Sacotte, Daniel

From the Oral History of Europe in Space Collection
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Recorded in 03 February 2012 - Paris
Interview by P.-F. Mouriaux and P. Varnoteaux and N. Tinjod in French

Topics Pages
space research: France: solar spectrometry: Eridan sounding balloon: 1969-1972 05-Jun
space research: France / CNES: Brétigny space centre: Diamant-BP4 / Faust sounding rockets 07-Aug
domestic policy: France: research policy: Strategic Defense Initiative: 1984-1986 17-18
domestic policy: France: research policy: Eureka Programme: 1984-1986 18-19
space research: France / CNES: administrative organisation: 1986-1997 19-20, 24-26
education, professional career: CNRS space physics LPSP laboratory: CNRS Aeronomy Laboratory: 1969 2-4, 42-43
space research: France / CNES: Hermes shuttle 20-24
ESA: ESA administration / ESA director general: ESA security agreements 26-36, 38
ESA: ESA relations with national space agencies 32-33
ESA / European space policy 34
ESA: ESTEC: ExoMars / International Space Station: 2004-2010 36-38, 43
Guiana Space Centre: Russia: Soyuz launcher / Starsem 39-40
space research: France / CNES: manned space missions: International Space Station / Spacelab: 1973-1981 8-12, 23
space policy: France / CNES: Intercosmos / USSR: 1966-1984 Dec-17
Cited Persons
Allègre, Claude; Allest, Frédéric D'; Arnaud, Claude; Aubinière, Robert; Bensoussan, Alain; Blamont, Jacques; Bonnet, Roger-Maurice; Chanin, Marie-Lise; Chrétien, Jean-Loup; Courtois, Michel; Curien, Hubert; Dassault, Serge; Devaquet, Alain; Dordain, Jean-Jacques; Fabius, Laurent; Feustel-Büchl, Jörg; Fletcher, James C.; Gibson, Roy; Giscard D'Estaing, Valéry; Husson, Jean-Claude; Le Gall, Jean-Yves; Lebeau, André; Lévi, Jean-Daniel; Lions, Jacques-Louis; Lüst, Reimar; Luton, Jean-Marie; Mercier, Bénédict; Meyniel, Gaston; Mitterrand, François; Morel, Pierre; Pellat, René; Planel, Hubert; Poncin, Henri; Riesenhuber, Heinz; Rodotà, Antonio; Stourdzé, Yves; Thirkettle, Alan; Védrine, Hubert; Vieillefosse, Michel; Wittig, Sigmar