July 14, 2014
The Euclid spacecraft will have a launch mass of around 2100 kg. It will be about 4.5 metres tall and 3.1 metres in 'diameter' (with appendages stowed). The nominal mission lifetime is six years.
December 1, 2010
Two spacecraft concepts were studied during the assessment phase: (left) concept from EADS Astrium, and (right) the selected concept from Thales Alenia Space.
February 18, 2010
Thales Alenia Space concept for Euclid, from the assessment study phase.
An artist concept of a proposed design for the Euclid telescope and spacecraft from EADS Astrium.
The Euclid NASA Science Center is located within the Infrared Processing and Analysis Center, located on the campus of the California Institute of Technology.