• Airbus-built French military Earth observation satellite launched successfully

    5 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    The first of the CSO Earth observation satellites for the French Armed Forces, has been successfully launched on a Soyuz launcher from the Kourou European Spaceport in French Guyana.
    CSO will provide very high resolution geo information intelligence to the French Armed Forces to its partners Germany, Belgium and Sweden. The CSO satellites are equipped with a very agile pointing system and are controlled via a secure ground control operations centre.
    As prime contractor for the CSO satellites programme, Airbus has provided the agile platform and avionics, and was also responsible for the...
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  • Airbus to provide Surface-to-Air Missile Operations Center to Hungarian Air Force

    Airbus to provide Surface-to-Air Missile Operations Center to Hungarian Air Force

    5 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Airbus Defence and Space has been awarded a contract to provide Hungary Air Force with a Surface-to-Air Missile Operations Center. This complete infrastructure will allow country-wide coordination, at a strategic level, of all Ground Based Air Defence assets.
    SAMOC guarantees common situational awareness on attached units, using synchronization and distribution of the relevant data via the operational Mission Data Base, and the delivery of consistent information on subordinated levels. The solution covers mission planning and analysis, mission preparation, execution and monitoring as well...
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