Space Centre & Teleports


Telespazio ranks among the world's leading satellite services operators. The company relies on domestic and international network of space centre and teleports, the most important being the Fucino in the Abruzzo region (Italy). Telespazio also operates through its Lario, Matera and Scanzano Space Centre.

Our centre around the world

Our centre around the world

The company runs its own teleports in Brazil, Argentina, and Romania. Most importantly, Telespazio is present within the Italian Defense centre of Pratica di Mare and Vigna di Valle (Rome). In Malaurgue, Argentina, it manage ESA's Deep Space 3 station. In France, it runs the Creil and Maysons-Lafittd stations and in Malindi, Kenya, the Italian Space Agency's Broglio Space Centre. The company is also present at the Kourou Space Centre in French Guyana.

Space Centres


Telespazio’s “Piero Fanti” Space Centre in Fucino (L’Aquila) has been active since 1963 and today, with its 170 antennas and 370,000 square metres, it is recognized as the first and most important teleport in the world for civilian use


The Matera Space Centre was created as part of the national and international network of centres and teleports operated by Telespazio, and has been operational since 1994


The Lario Space Centre, operational since 1977, is located at the far North of Lake Como, at the town of Gera Lario


Its more than 65,000 square metres, the Centre is active in the fields of telecommunications, satellite navigation, and remote sensing

Where are our Space Centres

Fucino Space Centre


Telespazio Fucino 

Via Cintarella,

Piana del Fucino,

67050 Ortucchio AQ

Lario Space Centre


Telespazio Lario

S.S. 340 dir N° 2 I

22010 Gera Lario (CO)


Matera Space Centre


Matera Space Centre 

Località Terlecchia



Scanzano Space Centre


SP. Piana degli Albanesi

km 39.5 90037 -