Astrium, a wholly owned subsidiary of EADS, is dedicated to providing civil and defence space systems and services. In 2009, Astrium had a turnover of €4.8 billion and more than 15,000 employees in France, Germany, the United Kingdom, Spain and the Netherlands. Its three main areas of activity are Astrium Space Transportation for launchers and orbital infrastructure, Astrium Satellites for spacecraft and ground segment, and Astrium Services for comprehensive end-to-end value-added solutions covering secure and commercial satcoms and networks, high security satellite communications equipment, bespoke geo-information and navigation services worldwide.
EADS is a global leader in aerospace, defence and related services. In 2009, the Group – comprising Airbus, Astrium, Cassidian and Eurocopter – generated revenues of € 42.8 billion and employed a workforce of more than 119,000.
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Address: 6, rue Laurent Pichat 75216 Paris Cedex 16 France
December 16th, 2013 - Astrium and GeoNorth sign first ever multi-satellite Direct Receiving Station
October 17th, 2013 - Astrium unveils first WorldDEM™ sample data
October 8th, 2013 - Astrium Enhances TerraSAR-X Resolution and Coverage Capabilities