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Thales Alenia, Telespazio and Spaceflight in small satellite tie-up

Monday 18 September 2017 | 13:40 CET | News
The Space Alliance, formed by France's Thales Alenia Space and Italy's Telespazio, has signed a partnership with US-based company Spaceflight Industries to build and operate a constellation of 60 small high-resolution observation satellites. The deal includes a minority investment in Spaceflight Industries, the creation of an industrial joint venture between Thales Alenia and Spaceflight in the US to produce satellites and an agreement between Telespazio and Spaceflight's BlackSky business to market their respective satellite data products.

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Companies: Telespazio / Thales / Thales Alenia Space
Countries: France / Italy / United States
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