OHB AG of Germany reported a 17 percent increase in revenue for the nine months ending Sept. 30 as its Galileo satellite navigation contract delivered the expected boost.
TOULOUSE, France — Astrium Services is counting on two Earth observation satellites in final assembly here to give it sufficient firepower in 2013 to do battle with the merged assets of U.S. satellite Earth imagery providers DigitalGlobe and GeoEye.
NAPLES, Italy — Astrium Satellites on Oct. 5 said that after five years’ work, it is within reach of being able to manufacture a geostationary-orbiting Earth observation satellite offering persistent 3-meter resolution video for military and civil-security customers.
PARIS — Astrium GmbH of Germany will design a robotic system to repair, refuel and dispose of in-orbit satellites and perform other missions in low Earth orbit under a contract with the German Aerospace Center, DLR.
PARIS — Cobham Aerospace Communications will add up to 25 percent new staff to its waveguide production facilities in Britain and France to meet demand from manufacturer Astrium Satellites as part of a contract valued at up to $21.8 million over 18 months, Cobham announced July 16.