Space by the numbers: 10 satellites
On February 23rd 2015, there were 10 satellites available, at the same moment, in Thales Alenia Space's clean rooms, in Cannes facilities.
- 2 civil telecommunications satellites: Eutelsat 8WB and TurkmenAlem/MonacoSat.
- 1 defense telecommunications satellite: Sicral 2
- 4 climate and environmental satellites: Meteosat Second Generation fourth model (MSG-4), Jason 3, Sentinel 3A and Sentinel 3B
- 1 scientific satellite: Exomars
- 1 High Resolution observation satellite: Gokturk
- 1 satellite from Iridium NEXT constellation
Stay tuned for our next episode of Space by the numbers!