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Bilateral meeting Italy – Luxembourg on Space with OHB Italia and NAOS Satellite as main performer

Italian Undersecretary to the Presidency of the Council of Ministers, On. Fraccaro met today in Rome the Economy Minister of Luxembourg Mr. Fayot to discuss about space activities, technological innovation and security. During the institutional discussion was underlined the important role of OHB Italia in the relationship between the two…...

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Solar Orbiter is on its way and METIS was successfully switched on. Proud moment for OHB Italia

On 28th February at 04.16pm, from Darmstadt in Germany (the ESA Control Center), the multi-wavelength coronagraph METIS developed by OHB Italia was successfully switched on. Everything was fine and the instrument that will observe for the first time in human history the structure and the dynamics of the full corona, took…...

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Solar Orbiter was launched with on-board coronagraph METIS realized by OHB Italia

Solar Orbiter, the new ESA Sun Explorer, developed in collaboration with NASA, was launched from Cape Canaveral (Florida, USA) on February 10th at 05.03 CET. Solar Orbiter will be the first mission to operate in extreme environment up to 500C°, providing images of the poles of the Sun at high latitude…...

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Solar Orbiter: Launch to Meet Face-to-Face the Sun with OHB Italia on Board

Solar Orbiter, the new ESA Sun Explorer, developed in collaboration with NASA, will be launched from Cape Canaveral (Florida, USA) on February, 9th (one day slip from original date) at 05.03am (CET). Solar Orbiter will be the first mission to operate in extreme environment up to 500C°, providing images of…...

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OHB Italia in Washington D.C. (USA) at IAC (International Astronautical Congress)

OHB Italia was in Washington D.C to celebrate 70° Anniversary of IAC, one of the most important event in the space field. Leitmotive of this last edition was “SPACE: power to the past, promise for the future”....

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OHB Italia as one of the main player on ISRU project in Luxembourg with ESA

OHB Italia is deeply involved on the ISRU (In Situ Resources Utilization) project to develop the utilization of lunar resources directly on-site. A reactor is under construction by OHB Italia premises to transform regolyth (lunar sand) in oxygen. OHB Italia was hence one of the main players in Luxembourg during…...

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OHB Italia in Luxembourg at MUDAM to celebrate Leonardo Da Vinci

OHB Italia together with the Embassy of Italy took part in Luxembourg to the event dedicated to Leonardo Da Vinci and the Italian Innovators at Mudam (Contemporary Art Museum). Researchers, scientists, industries discussed on innovation and future opportunities in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg....

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OHB Italia at Le Bourget Paris Air Show

OHB Italia attended from 17th to 23rd June the International Paris Air Show 2019 (Hall 2C, Booth C 318)....

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Admiral Carlo Massagli (Military Advisor to the President of the Council) visited OHB Italia premises

On Friday 12th July, OHB Italia SpA received the institutional visit of Admiral Carlo Massagli, Military Advisor to the Italian Prime Minister. The Admiral was informed on the ongoing programs and on the future business opportunities for the company. He was especially interested on the Flyeye Telescope which, in a few…...

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Flyeye Media Event. Press Conference to introduce the innovative FOV Telescope

The Flyeye Telescope is an innovative optical instrument, mimicking the complex structure of a fly’s compound eye. The application of Flyeye will permit to implement an innovative wide survey Earth protection service, for detection of threatening asteroids dangerous for Earth. ESA’s Flyeye Telescope, the first of its kind, has reached…...

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