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Thales Alenia Space Leads Euclid Construction
2013-07-08 11:23:02

ESA The construction of ESA's Euclid space mission to explore the 'dark Universe' will be led by Italy's Thales Alenia Space as prime contractor, beginning the full industrial phase of the project. The announcement follows that of last month when Astrium Toulouse was confirmed to build the payload module - the telescope and optical bench carrying the science instruments. Euclid will be launched in 2020 to explore the roles played by dark energy and dark matter in the evolution of the...

ExoMars Mission On Track
2013-06-17 15:31:25

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The European Space Agency (ESA) has announced that its mission to Mars in 2016 has entered the final stages of construction. ExoMars received the signature of a contract Monday with Thales Alenia Space at the Paris Air & Space Show. ESA said this agreement marks a major milestone for the mission and for the private aerospace company. “The award of this contract provides continuity to the work of the industrial team members of...

2013-06-04 23:04:09

Making sure that in-flight entertainment systems are working properly at every seat on every plane, cabin systems supplier Thales chose MAINtag to provide a complete RFID package for their latest generation of in-flight entertainment (IFE) systems onboard all their contracted Airbus A350 XWB and A380 aircraft as well as various Boeing planes. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 Making sure that in-flight entertainment systems are working properly at every seat on every plane, cabin systems...


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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'