IAF values your privacy.

Notice to EU Individuals: this Privacy Notice and its enumerated policies are intended to comply with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 (the “General Data Protection Regulation” or “GDPR”) and provide appropriate protection and care with respect to the treatment of your user information in accordance with the GDPR.



The IAF is committed to protecting your privacy when using our websites, mobile app and other digital platforms. The following information explains how we process your personal data, so that we can best meet your needs, while protecting your rights as an individual. In this notice ‘we’ and ‘our’ means International Astronautical Federation which operates the websites and, and the Iafastro Mobile App.


Information from website browsers

If you are just browsing our websites and, we collect the same basic information that most websites collect. We use common internet technologies, such as cookies and web server logs. This is stuff we collect from everybody, whether they have an account or not.

We collect data about our website’s visitors using technology such as cookies, device IDs, IP addresses and location data. This can include information about your location, the type of device you are using and your online browsing history.  If you would like to know more about our use of cookies and how to manage them, please read our Cookie Notice.

Why we collect this information

We collect this information to better understand how our visitors use our websites, mobile app, and other digital platforms, and to monitor and protect the security of our websites; mobile app and other digital platforms.


Information from users with accounts

If you create an account at, we require some basic information at the time of account creation. You will create your own user name and password, and we will ask you for a valid email address. While subscribing, you also need to fill in the form “User Personal Information.”

“User Personal Information” is any information about one of our users which could, alone or together with other information, personally identi