Airbus, TAS Awarded ESA Earth Observation Contracts

Copernicus Imaging Microwave Radiometer.
Credit: Thales Alenia Space
LYON, France–The European Space Agency (ESA) has awarded three contracts to Airbus and Thales Alenia Space as part of Copernicus Expansion, an addition to the existing, wide-ranging Copernicus Earth observation program. The signing of the contracts, while expected, signals progress in ESA’s and the...
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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