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27.01.2017 12:11

ARIANE 6 launching facilities: development of mechanical systems fully on schedule

MT Mechatronics GmbH, Mainz (MTM, a subsidiary of MT Aerospace AG in Augsburg) has today successfully completed the first project review of the mechanical systems for the launching facilities for the new ARIANE 6. The contract had been awarded by the French space agency CNES on October 7, 2016 via the parent company MT Aerospace AG.

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15.12.2016 17:00

MT Mechatronics and Max Planck Institute to collaborate on the large-scale radio telescope project SKA

Mainz/Bonn, 15 December 2016. The Mainz-based telescope and antenna specialist MT Mechatronics GmbH (MTM, a subsidiary of OHB SE, Prime Standard, ISIN DE0005936124) and Bonn's Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy (MPIfR) today signed an agreement to build a prototype antenna together for the radio telescope project SKA that is currently in development.

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10.10.2016 08:00

MT Aerospace awarded contract for mechanical systems of ARIANE 6 ground facilities

Paris/Augsburg. MT Aerospace, a subsidiary of listed technology group OHB SE (Prime Standard, ISIN: DE0005936124), and the French space agency CNES signed a contract on Friday, October 7th, about the realization of the launch facilities for ARIANE 6 at Centre Spatial Guyanais in Kourou, French-Guiana.

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17.05.2016 09:39

Service agreement for the Paranal observatory in Chile expanded

Chilean-based MT Mecatronica SpA, a subsidiary of OHB SE (Prime Standard, ISIN DE0005936124) has once again won the international tender for the provision of maintenance and engineering-support services to European Southern Observatory's Paranal astronomical observatory.

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16.02.2015 09:00

IXV Re-entry Vehicle Safely Controlled by MT Aerospace Body Flaps

Augsburg, February 16, 2015. The European Space Agency’s Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle (IXV) last Wednesday successfully performed a precisely executed re-entry test flight and splashdown in the Pacific Ocean.

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26.08.2014 16:11

MT Aerospace celebrates topping-out of new plant for upper-stage tanks in Bremen

  • New tank design holds almost twice as much fuel as the ARIANE 5 ECA
  • New production technologies improve efficiency

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25.06.2014 16:13

MT Aerospace signs contracts for the development of the upper stage metallic tank of ARIANE 5 ME

  • New tank design will hold twice the propellant mass compared to today’s ARIANE 5 ECA
  • New manufacturing technologies to improve production efficiency

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03.03.2014 09:46

MT Aerospace building new spaces

Finishing in December 2014 after 13 month of work.

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13.02.2014 09:42

Major consultancy contract from Latvia

International cooperation with Ventspils University College in Latvia.

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