OHB, Surrey Satellite win contract for eight more Galileo navigation satellites

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OHB and Surrey Satellite have won a contract for another eight Galileo navigation satellites.

The companies signed the contract Thursday with the European Space Agency, which procures the satellites on behalf of the EU.

The companies won the contract despite Brexit-related complications for U.K.-based SSTL, which will require some kind of agreement to allow the company to continue working on classified parts of the Galileo payload after the country exits the EU. [BBC]

 


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