Post sponsored by NewzEngine.com

Source: Thales Group

Headline: Thales Alenia Space selected by Airbus as partner to the Mars Sample Return Mission

Turin, October 14, 2020 – Thales Alenia Space, the joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), has signed an Authorization To Proceed (ATP) with Airbus Defence and Space, prime contractor of the program, to contribute to the Earth Return Orbiter (ERO), the key element of the Mars Sample Return (MSR) Mission, which will be carried out through an international cooperation led by NASA.

MIL OSI Economics