France, Germany Vow Support For Ariane 6 Launcher

Artist's concept of Ariane 6.
Credit: Arianespace
LYON, France—Europe’s Ariane 6 launcher, on schedule for a first launch next year but facing a dearth of firm orders, has received renewed support from France and Germany. Meeting Oct. 16 in Toulouse at a joint ministerial council, French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel...
Thierry Dubois

Thierry Dubois has specialized in aerospace journalism since 1997. An engineer in fluid dynamics from Toulouse-based Enseeiht, he covers the French commercial aviation, defense and space industries. His expertise extends to all things technology in Europe. Thierry is also the editor-in-chief of Aviation Week’s ShowNews. 

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