Controlled by thrust from Lampoldshausen, Galileo is Europe’s own global navigation satellite system.
Lampoldshausen also supplied the propulsion system for NASA's Galileo interplanetary spacecraft - see NASA/JPL below.
After having traveled just over 4.6 billion
kilometres during its 14 year mission, The Galileo mission was hailed
as a tremendous success. As NASA's major international
partner, The German Space Agency (DLR) provided Galileo's propulsion system which was designed and built by the Lampoldshausen facility of Airbus Space Systems. Movie Courtesy NASA/JPL
TerraSAR-X provides high-quality X-band SAR data for a variety of commercial and scientific applications.
Phoenix Future prospects in space transport through reusable launch systems.
In 2007, Astrium unveiled its project for a suborbital aircraft, the Space plane, and began working on the design. That year, a full scale mock-up of the vehicle was exhibited at the Paris Air Show (Le Bourget).
Space film Projects, highlights and visions of Airbus Safran Launchers.