Cannes, February 14, 2017 – The Telkom 3S telecommunications satellite built by Thales Alenia Space for Indonesia has been successfully launched from the Kourou launch pad in French Guyana by an Ariane 5 rocket.
Cannes, February 3, 2017 – The dual use (civil and military) SGDC Geostationary Defense and Strategic Communications Satellite built by Thales Alenia Space for Brazil is ready to be shipped the Kourou launch pad in French Guyana to be launched by Ariane 5 rocket next March.
Toulouse, January 17, 2017 – Albert Cerro has been named General Manager of the Thales Alenia Space plant in Toulouse. He replaces Jean Pierre Vialaneix, who is moving to another position in the company.
Thales Alenia Space, the joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo-Finmeccanica (33%), announced today that it has signed the final contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) to complete activities concerning the ExoMars 2020 mission.