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Dear researcher, dear colleague,

The Austrian Space Forum is releasing the Announcement of Opportunity for its 14th Mars Analog Campaign, scheduled for Q1/2024 in a desert environment, likely in the Northern Sahara.

We are inviting the scientific community to submit experiment proposals in the fields of geosciences, engineering & robotics, planetary surface operations, and life sciences including astrobiology, human factors in a 2-stage call.

Details can be found in the PDF-document attached, but if you have questions, do not hesitate to contact us at .

We are very much looking forward to your submission(s) and keep the fingers crossed for a scientifically rewarding, safe and inspiring, professional analog mission!


Gernot Groemer, Director
Austrian Space Forum