To Win Over Germany, ESA Maps out How Ariane 6 Would Save Everyone Money


ESA is proposing to inject 8 billion euros into Europe’s launch sector over 10 years starting in 2015, including some 4.3 billion euros on a new Ariane 6 rocket.

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French Official Invokes U.S. Market ‘Dumping’ To Make Case for Ariane 6
Ariane 5’s 62nd Straight Success Puts Argentina in Satcom Driver’s Seat
ESA’s Ariane 6 Cost Estimate Rises with Addition of New Launch Pad

ISS Expected To Take Back Seat to Next-gen Ariane as Space Ministers Meet in Zurich


The space ministers of France, Germany and Italy are  to assess how far they are from agreement on strategy and funding for Europe’s next-generation Ariane rocket.

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Ariane 5 Lofts Measat-3b, Optus-10 Telecommunications Satellites
World Satellite Business Week | The World’s Biggest Satellite Fleet Operators Want Europe To Build Ariane 6 by 2019
Ariane 5 Launches Final ATV Mission to Station
Ruag Books Order for 18 Ariane 5 Fairings
Airbus Defends Springing Last-minute Ariane 6 Design on ESA
Airbus, Safran Surprise ESA with Last-minute Ariane 6 Design
Airbus and Safran Propose New Ariane 6 Design, Reorganization of Europe’s Rocket Industry
Measat’s Ariane 5 Launch Pushed to September by Co-passenger Delays
Germany’s Budget Straitjacket Complicates Europe’s Ariane Funding Outlook
French Space Minister Open to Ariane 6 Design Changes

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