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June 18, 2020

Addressing Global Health Crises

Recent developments regarding the global pandemic of COVID-19 have generated the need to monitor and regulate the mass movement of people to safeguard public health.  Consequently, these needs have necessitated the rapid deployment of critical infrastructure in order to meet operational requirements. This critical infrastructure in turn generates a large volume of data requiring timely and accurate processing in order to stay on top of current and future events in the area of global healthcare.

Aratos Systems offers a wide array of solutions capable of dynamically addressing challenges as the need arises.  Aratos Systems, active in a number of sectors including Aerospace, Information Technology, Communications, Homeland Security, Surveillance, Cyber Security, and Environmental Monitoring and Protection is poised to spearhead the effort to safeguard public health during the current and any future health crisis.

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Additionally, in order to address the challenges of the COVID-19 crisis, Aratos Systems is in close cooperation with Aratosmedica.

Aratosmedica makes extensive use of infrastructure and technology developed by Aratos Systems in order to assist in public healthcare and provide the tools necessary to address the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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May 26, 2020

Aratos Systems BV is moving its headquarters.

Aratos Systems BV, an innovative SME in the fields of Space & Satellites, Information & Communication (Cyber) Technology and Homeland Security is moving its headquarters to the Gate2 building in Rijen.

As we deliver a significant contribution to the Aratos HAPS center (High Altitude Platform Stations) this move will facilitate internal and external collaboration and communication, while providing the company with further room for growth.

We’re truly happy and excited to relocate to our new office space in Rijen,” said Nikos Bogonikolos, Director of Aratos Systems BV. “We’re especially pleased to be able to move close the Aratos group’s promising new innitative Aratos HAPS center."

The new office address for Aratos Systems BV, as of Monday June 1, will be:
Gate 2 building
Ericssonstraat 2
5121 ML Rijen

March 5, 2020

ARATOS SYSTEMS in cooperation with PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi will create a Centre of Excellence for Digital Agriculture at Pakistan

We are pleased to announce that a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed these days between Dr. Nikos Bogonikolos, Founder and Director of Aratos Systems BV, and Prof. Dr. Qamar uz Zaman, Vice Chancellor of PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

The co-signature of this MoU is expected to establish the foundations for a long-term and strategic co-operation between the two entities for digital precision agriculture development in Pakistan.

The vehicle for this strategic co-operation will be the Centre of Excellence for Digital Agriculture which will be co-created at PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

Oct 03, 2019

“NEW SPACE DAYS” International conference


Dr. Nikos Bogonikolos, President and CEO of Aratos Group, is presenting a key-speech with title: “HAPS: A New Opportunity for Earth Monitoring from Stratosphere” in the framework of the “NEW SPACE DAYS” international Conference on October 5-6 in Minsk, Belarus.

The “NEW SPACE DAYS” is the first international conference on amateur space and space business in Minsk. The whole event is organized to bring together space enthusiasts, major industrial players in the aerospace market, and student teams on October 5-6 in Minsk.

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January 15, 2019


Press release: Aratos Systems in the Brussels Furniture Fair


Aratos Systems had the great opportunity to participate in this Brussels trade fair, on November 4th-7th 2018, in cooperation with RELEAZZ Company exposing their combination of services, Smart Furniture through NFC technology integration.


Press release

September 23, 2018


Gauss dissemination in Dutch event


Aratos Systems  participated on 20th Sept 2018 at an important event for several directions including GAUSS, organized by DARPAS (Dutch Association for Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems, in Amsterdam, NL.


Event link

June 26, 2018


EXTREMA Athens  Mobile App (Android & iOS)


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Nov 1, 2019

New CEO of Aratos Systems BV

Mr. Peter Tjia has joined from yesterday Aratos Systems BV as CEO and will be responsible for the company to continue to strive to deliver our customers the best high-end solutions and services using the latest developments in the areas of space (EO) data exploitation, GIS customized modeling, homeland security and ICT/IoT/Cloud/mobile solutions.
Mr. Peter Tjia is an experienced Entrepreneur and Risk Security Expert and has over 30 years experience in sales, business development and management. He worked for a variety of national and international organizations in the private sector like KPN, Xerox, and Tyco and also has worked for the regional development agency Innovation Quarter as program manager Safety & Security where he organized, took the lead and further developed the safety & security sector in the province of South Holland and initiated many projects to make the region more (cyber) resilient.

June 07, 2019

EXTREMA Europe Mobile App (Android & iOS)




Are you in Europe? Is it a warm day where you are?
If so, do you know that you are likely to be at high risk of heat?
Find the closest to you cooling centres in EXTREMA European cities!
Caution! Extreme temperatures are a major cause of health problems and a high statistical risk of mortality.
Timely real time information during extreme weather events can prevent the consequences. EXTREMA Europe gives you information about:
• The potential risk: Assessment of your personalized thermal risk for your current location anywhere in Europe and suggestions for appropriate risk mitigation measures.
• Cool spots: Information, opening hours, and directions to get to the nearest cool spot as well as suggestions to choose the most suitable for you. Currently available for EXTREMA cities Athens, Paris, Rotterdam, the Island of Mallorca and the recently added EXTREMA city, Milan.
• Multiple user profiles: Multi-user support. This feature is especially useful when you want to protect your vulnerable relatives: just enter their profile and location and get estimates of the potential risk they are experiencing.

For more information, visit the page: or follow EXTREMA on twitter: @EXTREMA_proj

EXTREMA is funded by European Union Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid (DG ECHO), 2018-2019, GA 783180.

October 23, 2018


 Gauss Project meeting and workshop


Aratos Systems participated in the workshop for GAUSS Project  that took place at Cranfield Univeristy (CU) premises on the 18th of October and it gathered relevant European actors in the fields of drone air traffic management and regulation, as well as air navigation service providers (ANSPs), the industry and research centres.

September 19, 2018


25 New Job Opportunities in Netherlands and in Belgium


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June 20, 2018


EXTREMA Paris  Mobile App (Android & iOS)


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Oct 24, 2019

EXTREMA Europe Mobile App updated




EXTREMA Europe Mobile App has been update to include extreme cold risk warnings and recommendations.

For more information, visit the page: or follow EXTREMA on twitter: @EXTREMA_proj

EXTREMA is funded by European Union Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid (DG ECHO), 2018-2019, GA 783180.

June 07, 2019

EXTREMA Mobile Apps updated (Android & iOS)

Developer page with all apps links




Our applications for  EXTREMA cities Athens, Rotterdam, and the Island of Mallorca have been updated and no longer rely on Google Maps for mapping and geo-location services.

For more information, visit the page: or follow EXTREMA on twitter: @EXTREMA_proj

EXTREMA is funded by European Union Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid (DG ECHO), 2018-2019, GA 783180.

October 15, 2018


 “Should I initiate an evacuation and how long do I have to evacuate safely?”


Aratos Systems participates in the 9th National Delta Conference, 

01st of November 2018


Visit the TRIBUTE session

July 26, 2018


EXTREMA Mallorca  Mobile App (Android & iOS)


See the memo

June 18, 2018


EXTREMA Rotterdam Mobile App (Android & iOS)


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Gate 2, Aeroparc Gilze-Rijen,
Ericssonstraat 2, 5121 ML Rijen, 

The Netherlands



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