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Posted 08 July 2013 - 06:22 PM

Thales Alenia Space kicks off Euclid construction


www.esa.int said:

8 July 2013 The construction of ESA’s Euclid space mission to explore the ‘dark Universe’ will be led by Italy’s Thales Alenia Space as prime contractor, beginning the full industrial phase of the project.

The announcement follows that of last month when Astrium Toulouse was confirmed to build the payload module – the telescope and optical bench carrying the science instruments.


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