Astrium Americas, an EADS North America company, has opened an office in Los Angeles to market Astrium’s in-space propulsion capabilities in North America.

Bob Huebner will lead the office as director of business development for in-space propulsion products and services in North America, Astrium announced in a March 18 press release.

Huebner previously was vice president of in-space propulsion at American Pacific Corp. The Las Vegas company sold its in-space propulsion business to Moog Inc. in 2012 for approximately $46 million.