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The Integration of MWI for MetOp SG is running fast at OHB Italia facilities

MWI instrument for MetOp Second Generation weather satellite is under integration phase in Milan, at OHB Italia premises. The program of ESA and Eumetsat will make available in three years (launch planned in 2024) the most accurate weather forecasts ever had before. MWI is a conically scanning microwave radiometer that…...

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Producing water on the Moon is now a reality – A collaboration between Politecnico of Milano and OHB Italia within the ISRU Project of the European Space Agency

The experiments were conducted by the Politecnico of Milano and OHB Italia, Prime Contractor in the frame of the In Situ Resource Utilization (ISRU) Demonstration Mission, a program of and funded by ESA (the European Space Agency) and the strong support of ASI (the Italian Space Agency) with the aim…...

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“Tiene l’export dell’aerospaziale lombardo che vale oltre un miliardo di euro”

“Tiene l’export dell’aerospaziale lombardo che vale oltre un miliardo di euro” – intervista ad Angelo Vallerani, Head of Institutional Relations in OHB Italia e Presidente del Cluster Aerospaziale Lombardo. L’articolo è disponibile al seguente link: https://lnkd.in/dVRkSa6 www.ohb-italia.it #lombardiaaerospacecluster #ohbitalia...

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Biomass ESA Mission

Biomass ESA Mission: Forest measuring satellite passes tests with flying colours. OHB Italia proud to be part of this “superb teamwork”!   Read more...

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South Korea TV interested to OHB Italia FLYEYE Telescope

KBS (Korean Broadcasting System) television of South Korea is producing a documentary film on asteroids danger for the Earth and the FLYEYE Telescope was selected as one of the most interesting and more efficient answers to mitigate the risk of an impact for humanity. The video will show to the…...

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OHB Italia in the shortlist of companies selected by ASI for the “Future Cubesat Missions” tender.

After the ASI technical evaluation OHB Italia ranked in the top three companies for the award of a Cubesat Mission: an excellent result achieved by the whole team composed of OHB Italia as Prime Contractor, Aresys, Airbus Italia and Politecnico of Milano. The technology offered is called SATURN (Synthetic AperTure…...

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A Cover Mechanism to protect Satellite Instruments

OHB Italia developed an innovative mechanism for operating the closure cap to protect satellite instruments, it allows multiple closing/opening cycles of the instruments lid using a mobile cover actuated by a gearmotor. This cover will be in closed position before launch and up to the arrival of the satellite on…...

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LARES2: the massive “ball” to further verify Einstein’s Relativity Theory

The LARES2 System, developed by OHB Italia under the ASI (Italian Space Agency) flag, will be the payload of VEGA C launcher qualification flight scheduled within the end of the current year 2021. The most important part of the payload is the LAser RElativity Satellite 2, known as LARES2, a…...

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Top-Class Clean Room

“Top-Class Clean Room” – stated yesterday the President of OHB Italia referring to our new Manufacturing CR. Thanks to the investment of our shareholder, the old Clean Room was completely dismantled and replaced in less than four months, with a much larger and more modern facility. The new Clean Room…...

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