MT Aerospace signs 35 million euro contract with ArianeGroup for the development of the PHOEBUS technology demonstrator
Under the PHOEBUS contract, demonstrators of the new upper stage made of ultra-light fiber composite materials will be developed and tested
Bremen, November 02, 2022 - MT Aerospace AG has signed a contract worth 35 million euros with ArianeGroup GmbH for the further development of demonstrators for CFRP upper stages of European launch vehicles. ArianeGroup with MT Aerospace were awarded the contract by the European Space Agency (ESA) to continue the development of the PHOEBUS (Prototype for a Highly OptimizEd Black Upper Stage) project.
Read more … MT Aerospace signs 35 million euro contract with ArianeGroup for the development of the PHOEBUS technology demonstrator
Back to the Moon – with tank components from MT Aerospace AG
NASA's heavy-lift rocket SLS launches Artemis 1 mission
Augsburg, 29 August 2022. NASA's almost 100-metre-high SLS (Space Launch System) lunar rocket is ready for the first launch, which is scheduled for 29 August 2022.
Read more … Back to the Moon – with tank components from MT Aerospace AG
MT Aerospace, ESA and CNES intend to reduce Ariane Launch greenhouse gas emissions
European spaceport project HYGUANE for a more sustainable future
Kourou / Augsburg, Germany, July 4th, 2022. The European Space Agency (ESA), the French space agency CNES, MT Aerospace AG (a subsidiary of OHB SE) and a group of European industrial and academic partners joined forces to cut CO2 emissions associated with orbital launches. They intend to establish infrastructure to underpin a hydrogen ecosystem supporting Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana. The project HYGUANE (HYdrogène GUyanais A Neutralité Environnementale) aims to establish a pilot plant within the Spaceport capable of producing 130 tons per year of renewable hydrogen, with the goal of dramatically reducing Spaceport greenhouse gas emissions.
Read more … MT Aerospace, ESA and CNES intend to reduce Ariane Launch greenhouse gas emissions
Minister of State Aiwanger convinces himself of the performance spectrum of MT Aerospace AG
Augsburg's traditional aerospace company breaks new ground
Augsburg, 28 April 2022 - "Minister of State Aiwanger visited us at exactly the right time, as we were able to explain to him today what the recently announced order from Amazon for the launch of Kuiper communications satellites with European Ariane 6 rockets means for our company and Augsburg as a space location: stability, security and growth," said Hans Steininger, CEO of MT Aeros-pace AG, summing up the visit.
Read more … Minister of State Aiwanger convinces himself of the performance spectrum of MT Aerospace AG
Boeing and MT Aerospace expand transatlantic cooperation: Boeing orders further structural components for NASA's SLS rocket
NASA's return to the moon – with safety-critical structural components from Augsburg-based MT Aerospace for the upper stage of the Space Launch System (SLS)
Augsburg, 17 March 2022 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] and MT Aerospace AG, a subsidiary of OHB SE, have signed a further contract to supply structural components for NASA's Space Launch System (SLS). Boeing is the industrial prime contractor for the development and construction of this heavy-lift launch vehicle, whose first flight is scheduled for spring 2022. Boeing has now commissioned Augsburg-based MT Aerospace with the dome segments for the cryogenic hydrogen tank of the rocket's upper stage EUS (Exploration Upper Stage), thus expanding the existing cooperation between the companies.
Read more … Boeing and MT Aerospace expand transatlantic cooperation: Boeing orders further structural components for NASA's SLS rocket
Germany's new Federal Government Coordinator of German Aerospace Policy, Dr. Anna Christmann, visits MT Aerospace AG in Augsburg
Augsburg, 03.03.2022. The Federal Government Coordinator of German Aerospace Policy, Dr Anna Christmann, paid an inaugural visit to aerospace company MT Aerospace AG in Augsburg yesterday. MT Aerospace is a subsidiary of the space and technology group OHB SE.
Read more … Germany's new Federal Government Coordinator of German Aerospace Policy, Dr. Anna Christmann, visits MT Aerospace AG in Augsburg
EOS adds MT Aerospace AG to the new End-to-End Production Network as Partner for Additively Manufactured Metal Components
Augsburg, 16.02.2022. EOS, the leading supplier of responsible manufacturing solutions via industrial 3D printing (AM), has added MT Aerospace AG, a subsidiary of the OHB SE Group, as the second partner for its newly created end-to-end production network. If a company of any size is looking for first-class support - from design and serial additive production to the finished component, it will in future be able to make uncomplicated contact with the selected, certified EOS partners via the EOS network. The Augsburg based company MT Aerospace AG has been supplying structures and components for Aerospace for more than 50 years and, as a specialist for materials and processes, has now been appointed EOS partner in the field of metallic AM components.
Read more … EOS adds MT Aerospace AG to the new End-to-End Production Network as Partner for Additively Manufactured Metal Components
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