28 Apr

A Step Forward for Solar Orbiter

An important milestone reached today by the European Space Agency mission, Solar Orbiter, scheduled for launch by the end of 2019. Thales Alenia Space, a joint venture between Thales 67% and Leonardo 33%, today announced the completion of the thermal shield Realized on behalf of Airbus Defense and Space and the delivery of the Metis Instrument (Multi Element Telescope for Imaging and Spectroscopy) realized by the Italian Space Agency.


Source: ASI news

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