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Thales Alenia Space and HEMERIA sign a partnership on the nano satellite market

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Thales Alenia Space and HEMERIA sign a partnership on the nano satellite market

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    Paris- Le Bourget, June 20, 2019 - HEMERIA and Thales Alenia Space, Joint Venture between Thales( 67 %) and Leonardo (33 %), sign a partnership agreement on the nano-satellite market.
    HEMERIA will offer its range of nano-satellites, in the size segment from 8 to 27U, and will benefit from the expertise of Thales Alenia Space to co-develop a high-tech platform and to provide the payload, dedicated antennas and ground segment.
    The general goal will be realized by a number of concrete projects.
    Thanks to this agreement, HEMERIA and Thales Alenia Space will be able to explore the opportunities promised by the nanosatellite market for in-orbit demonstration, the constellation market or any other operative project.

    About HEMERIA –
    HEMERIA is a major player in the space industry, which designs, supplies, integrates, and enables state-of-the-art space systems and products that meet the needs of its corporate and scientific customers in Defense and Safety.
    HEMERIA is one of the top three European suppliers of sandwich panels, MLIs, satellite harnesses (instrument, payload, platform) and launcher harnesses (Ariane), battery packaging ; and also develops its own range of nanosatellites, giving non-technical professionals a fast, competitive and effective access to space.

    Contact HEMERIA :
    Amandine DELOM - Communication officer

    Tel : 33 (0)

    e-mail :

    About Thales Alenia Space

    Drawing on over 40 years of experience and a unique combination of skills, expertise and cultures, Thales Alenia Space delivers cost-effective solutions for telecommunications, navigation, Earth observation, environmental management, exploration, science and orbital infrastructures. Governments and private industry alike count on Thales Alenia Space to design satellite-based systems that provide anytime, anywhere connections and positioning, monitor our planet, enhance management of its resources, and explore our Solar System and beyond. Thales Alenia Space sees space as a new horizon, helping to build a better, more sustainable life on Earth. A joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), Thales Alenia Space also teams up with Telespazio to form the parent companies’ Space Alliance, which offers a complete range of services. Thales Alenia Space posted consolidated revenues of about 2.5 billion euros in 2018 and has around 8,000 employees in nine countries.

    Thales Alenia Space – Press Contacts:

    Sandrine Bielecki

    Tel: +33 (0)4 92 92 70 94

    Chrystelle Dugimont

    Tel: +33 (0)4 92 92 74 06

    Cinzia Marcanio
    Tel: +39 06 41512685