Category archives for: Aviation

Marwan Lahoud réélu Président du GIFAS

A l’issue de l’Assemblée générale ordinaire du Groupement des Industries Françaises Aéronautiques et Spatiales (GIFAS), qui s’est tenue le 8 juillet 2015, M. Marwan LAHOUD, Directeur Général Délégué à la Stratégie et à l’International d’AIRBUS GROUP, a été réélu Président du GIFAS. Dans son allocution, M. Marwan LAHOUD a rappelé la réussite de l’édition 2015 […]

AUDI AG supports the German Team at Google Lunar XPRIZE

– Technical support for the Part-Time Scientists team   – Audi know-how incorporated into the “Audi lunar quattro” moon rover   – Luca de Meo, Board Member for Sales and Marketing: “We want to inspire others to partner with the project” Audi is taking off for the moon – together with the Part Time Scientists. […]

Salon International de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace de Paris Le Bourget 2015

51ème Salon International de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace de Paris Le Bourget 15-21 juin 2015 – tous les records ont été battus •    Exposants : 2 303 exposants (+4% par rapport à 2013) en provenance de 48 pays (44 pays en 2013) •    Visiteurs : 351 000 visiteurs (+11,4%) dont o    Professionnels : 151 000 […]

Remise des trophées du programme GIFAS « Performances Industrielles »

…aux fournisseurs de Dassault Aviation et Stelia Composites par le Ministre de l’Economie, de l’Industrie et du Numérique Les Trophées « Performances Industrielles 2015 » ont été décernés par Monsieur Emmanuel Macron, Ministre de l’Economie, de l’Industrie et du Numérique au réseau de fournisseurs régionaux de Dassault Aviation (établissement de Biarritz)  et à celui de […]

Indepedent study initiated concerning integration of the Aeroscraft Cargo Airship with European Union Transport System

ECAO Signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Outlining Economic and Transport Application Analysis for Large Capacity Cargo Airship’s European Operational Integration Members of the European Consortium of Aeroscraft Operations (ECAO) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in Hannover, Germany, defining an independent study concerning the Aeroscraft – a new rigid, variable buoyancy air vehicle originally […]

Astrium celebrates 500 years of successful Eurostar satellite operation in orbit

• 56 Eurostar satellites in orbit since 1990 • 41 in operation, 12 in production • Eurostar reliability is unparalleled: the Inmarsat-2 F2 holds the world’s longevity record in geostationary orbit and no satellite has ever been lost in orbit Astrium, the world’s second largest space company, is today celebrating more than 500 years of […]

Astrium wins new contract from ESA for ISS exploitation

•       Contract covering 2013-2014 valued at 195 million euros and confirms Astrium’s leading role in the operation and exploitation of the International Space Station (ISS) •       Follow on contract represents nearly 10 years of successful collaboration between ESA and Astrium in the operation of the ISS •       Continuation of Astrium’s role as the lead industrial […]

Astrium to build new satellite for Telesat that will replace and significantly expand on Telstar 12

• New contract is the fourth order by Telesat of an Astrium built Eurostar E3000 spacecraft • Telesat’s new satellite will utilise high throughput capabilities and offer superior performance to meet growing needs of broadcast, corporate, government and enterprise users, including demand for aero and maritime services • The new satellite will provide high levels […]

Elmo Announces New Ultra-High Current Military Servo Drives at AUVSI

Newest addition to Gold Eagle family delivers 150 A, 300 A and 600 A, with operating voltages from 16 to 96 VDC Elmo Motion Control will present its cutting-edge, ultra-high current Gold Eagle servo drives at AUVSI 2013 in Washington DC. With ratings of 150 A, 300 A and 600 A and operating voltages ranging […]

Astrium signs contract with Korean Aerospace Research Institute

• Astrium will supply the Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) with the oceanographic imaging instrument for GEO-KOMPSAT 2B (GK2B), its future Earth observation mission in geostationary orbit • This new order confirms Astrium’s position as the world’s leading exporter of Earth observation space systems Astrium, Europe’s leading space technology company, has recently signed a contract […]

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