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Thales Alenia Space awarded new ESA contracts for Egnos navigation system

Tuesday 19 May 2020 | 10:16 CET | News
Thales Alenia Space, a joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo-Finmeccanica (33%), has secured two new contracts from the European Space Agency (ESA) relating to EGNOS (European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service) developed to improve the accuracy and reliability of GNSS positioning information.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: European Commission / European Space Agency / Thales Alenia Space
Countries: Europe / France / Italy
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