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OHB Italia received the visit of the first Advisor to the Luxembourg Minister of Defence

Ms. Nina Garcia, First Advisor to the Minister of Defence at Luxembourg Defence Department and Mr. Geoffroy Beaudot, Head of Space and Cyber at Luxembourg Foreign and European Affairs Ministry, visited OHB Italia facilities in Milan and Turate. Our company received many appreciations on NAOS program developments and on other…...

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Roberto Aceti, CEO of OHB Italia, in Caserta to discuss on the future of national geopolitical scenario

CEO of OHB Italia, Ing. R. Aceti, took part on 9th October in Caserta to the strategic national conference on Space “The Universe Game- Dalla Geopolitica all’Astropolitik”, organized by the Atlantic Club of Naples, by the University of Campania L. Vanvitelli and by CIRA (Centro Italiano Ricerche Aerospaziali). Very prestigious…...

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Milestone successfully reached: Launch Locking Devices (LLDs) of MicroWave Imager (MWI) Flight Models ready to be delivered

OHB Italia reached another important milestone: ready the MWI LLDs that will fly on the MetOp-SG. They are 4 not standard Launch Locking Devices, the main structural load path for the Instrument Rotating Part (IRP) in locked configuration; The instrument mass to be locked is at launch 160 kg, LLDs…...

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OHB Italia at GAL Hassin 2020

On 4th and 5th September 2020 at the GAL Hassin international Center for Astronomic Sciences in Isnello, near Palermo, OHB Italia met the eminent Nobel Price for Physics Michel Mayor. Telescopes BU Manager, Mr. Lorenzo Cibin, together with a well-known pool of physicists and astrophysicists took part to the annual…...

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OHB System prime contractor for CO2M Mission. OHB Italia responsible for CIMR Payload

OHB System AG, a subsidiary of Bremen-based space and technology group OHB SE, has been selected by the European Space Agency ESA as prime contractor for the CO2M mission (CO2 Monitoring Mission in the Copernicus program). The order volume is more than EUR 800 million. This mission includes the Copernicus…...

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PRISMA: 27.000 images available to community – The greatest milestone of OHB Italia

The PRISMA Satellite, developed by OHB Italia together with Leonardo, is successfully orbiting since March 2019 and starting from May, 21th 2020 all the 27.000 images collected during this year are now openly available. On this subject ASI has recently decided to open the PRISMA catalogue of images to the…...

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BepiColombo: Exploring Mercury with OHB Italia and ESA

On 10th April 2020 at 6.25a.m. (CEST), the BepiColombo spacecraft (launched on 20th October 2018 from Kourou in French Guyana) will approach the Earth at the distance of only 12,700 km. It will then swing-by the Earth and get a pull towards the inner Solar System, followed by a Venus…...

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Planetary Defence and the cutting-edge Flyeye telescope of OHB Italia on Focus News

On March, 26th, channel 35 ( Focus News ), at 21.15 CET the innovative Flyeye Telescope developed from OHB Italia for ESA/ASI was presented as one of the main players of the current planetary defence plan, during a documentary directed by the famous scientific journalist Luigi Bignami....

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OHB ITALIA as Key Player for Fondoimpresa on IlSole24Ore.com

Fondoimpresa (Interprofessional Fund of Confindustria and Cgil, Cisl, Uil for life-long and continuing education) selected OHB Italia as one of the best practices in the field of innovation and internal training investment. OHB Italia – as reported on the website ‘Ilsole24ore.com’- was able to maintain a leading position in the…...

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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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