Franco-Italian Summit Yields Orders For Arianespace, Avio

Credit: Arianespace
LYON, France—The Franco-Italian summit held here Sept. 27 was fruitful for the European space industry, with Arianespace placing an order for 10 Italian-built Vega and Vega C launchers and receiving one for the launch of two Italian satellites. Arianespace ordered the 10 launchers from prime...
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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