Space in daily life
• The SSOT (Sistema Satelital para la Observación de la Tierra) is Chile’s first high resolution operational Earth observation system • Astrium is the prime contractor for FASat Charlie, the Earth observation satellite of the SSOT system,…
A wealth of information on Astrium's activities, programme by programme.
• First tri-mission Direct Receiving Station (DRS) to offer both high-resolution and very high-resolution optical and radar satellite images • Ninth DRS contract signed in 2013 by Astrium Services as it continues to expand its network of…
Bremen, 5 June 2009 – Astrium, Europe’s leading space company, has been commissioned by the German Aerospace Centre (DLR) to conduct a study for the testing of future moon landings.
Manned Space Missions
• 200th Ariane will bring ‘Johannes Kepler’ to the ISS (launch planned on 15 February 2011) • ATV-2 is the heaviest payload ever to be carried by Ariane