Power Conditioning and Distribution Unit and Instrument Control Unit.
Power Conditioning and Distribution Unit and Instrument Control Unit.
4th Solar Orbiter Anniversary
Did you know that the Solar Orbiter satellite is the most complex scientific laboratory ever sent to the Sun?
The mission was launched on February 10, 2020 to study the Sun, beginning science operations in June 2020. It is still in operation today.
It was developed by the European Space Agency (ESA) in collaboration with NASA and built by Airbus.
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Cassini Grand Finale dive between Saturn and its innermost rings as part of the mission's Grand Finale
Airbus Crisa Hardware on Titan - Saturn's Moon
During the time period between 1993 and 1994 Airbus Crisa designed and manufactured all the thermo-structural models (around forty of them) of the avionics of Huygens probe for its structural testing.
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Detail of EDMO experiment Hardware
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EDMO
From September 9 to 20, 1994, EDMO, the Experiment for the Deposition of Materials in Orbit, flew into space aboard a Get Away Special container in the cargo bay of the Discovery spacecraft on flight STS-64.
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View of Control Electronic Unit developed for the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer experiment
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Airbus Crisa designed and manufactured the electronic equipment to control the biggest superconducting magnet ever built for its operation in space. It was part of the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer experiment, conceived by the Nobel Prize in Physics Samuel Ting
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