European Space Agency news

Publié le 10/06/2016 | Aircraft | 336
Airbus Defence and Space, the world’s second largest space company, and the European Space Agency (ESA), have signed a contract for the early development of...
Publié le 08/03/2016 | Space | 413
Airbus Defence and Space, the world’s second largest space company has officially handed over the LISA Pathfinder spacecraft to the European Space Agency (ESA) following...
Orion spacecraft’s solar array successfully put to the test Publié le 01/03/2016 | Space | 369
Airbus Defence and Space has developed and delivered the qualification model of the solar array for the European Service Module (ESM) of the Orion crewed...
Airbus Defence and Space signs contract with Inmarsat to build two next generation satellites Publié le 06/01/2016 | Space | 449
Airbus Defence and Space, the world’s second largest space company, has been awarded a contract by Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications...
Thales Alenia Space win ESA contract for PLATO phase B1 study Publié le 13/01/2015 | Space | 188
Thales Alenia Space announced today that it has been selected by the European Space Agency for one of the three phase B1 studies of the...
Airbus Group and Safran launch joint venture named Airbus Safran Launchers Publié le 03/12/2014 | Space | 592
Airbus Group and Safran have announced the creation of their new Joint Venture named Airbus Safran Launchers. With an initial workforce of around 450, starting operations...
Rosetta know-how harnessed for UK’s future submarines Publié le 27/11/2014 | Aircraft | 395
BAE Systems and scientists from The Open University have worked together to design new atmosphere monitoring technology for the UK’s future submarine programme, based on...
New Crew Arrives at Space Station to Continue Scientific Research Publié le 24/11/2014 | Space | 685
Three new crew members representing the United States, Russia and Italy are at the International Space Station (ISS). The Soyuz TMA-15M vehicle docked to the...
Airbus Defence and Space primes ESA’s CHEOPS satellite to detect and characterise exoplanet Publié le 07/11/2014 | Space | 494
Airbus Defence and Space, the world’s second largest space company, has become the prime contractor for the CHEOPS (CHaracterising ExOPlanet Satellite) satellite, the first small...
Rosetta’s Philae lander touched down on the comet 67P Publié le 13/11/2014 | Space | 342
The European Space Operations Centre in Darmstadt reported a successful landing, announcing: “Philae has landed!”. Some seven hours before, the Philae lander had detached from...
 
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