Cannes, Tukwila, October 27th, 2020 – Thales Alenia Space, the Joint Venture between Thales (67 %) and Leonardo (33 %), signed the first phase of a contract with NorthStar Earth and Space Inc., the Canadian space-based information services company, to start the developm
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Three years ago, on January 14 2017, under the sunny skies of California, the first ten Iridium® NEXT satellites were successfully launched from the Vandenberg Air Force Base launch complex.
Thales Alenia Space is leader in a wave of Low and Medium Earth Orbit satellite constellations for both communications and earth observation, satisfying the need for global coverage and low latency required for Internet services, and made possible by economies of scale.
Operators, launch service companies, space agencies, government representatives… Everybody’s who’s anybody in the space telecommunications sector will be on hand at the Satellite 2019 international conference in Washington, D.C.
The best place to understand the long-term trends affecting our planet is not on Earth, but high above it!
The tune of 20 high-performance satellites built by Thales Alenia Space for SES to deliver more communications services across the world
All satellites operational, as project teams rise to a daunting technical challenge
February 7, 2019 – The four latest O3b satellites arrived at the Guiana Space Center in French Guiana on February 2, after being shipped from Thales Alenia Space’s facility in Rome.
Thales Alenia Space and Maxar Consortium Achieve Major Milestone in Design Phase of Telesat’s LEO Satellite Constellation
Success of System Requirements Review demonstrates increasing momentum and agreement on key innovations
A complete and complex end-to-end and turnkey telecommunication system