Many thanks to Thales Alenia Space ETCA for this great visit! All participants agreed: we had a very nice and in-depth guided tour of the production and testing facilities of electronics for launchers and satellites. Stay tuned for beSPACE’s next activities!
beSPACE’s next activity is a visit of Thales Alenia Space ETCA, near Charleroi. It will take place on Friday 24 May from 13h45 – 17h30 at Thales Alenia ETCA’s Mont-sur-Marchienne site, near Charleroi. The first 40 members to register will be able to visit the the factory of Thales Alenia Space ETCA. The visit will be followed by a drink, courtesy of Thales Alenia Space ETCA.
Thales Alenia Space ETCA is the largest Belgian manufacturer of space electronics and a world leader in satellite power supplies. The company is also the foremost supplier of electronics for the Ariane 5 satellite launcher. Almost 600 people work at its Mont-sur-Marchienne site, near Charleroi. Thales Alenia Space ETCA is a part of Thales Alenia Space, one of the prime European companies in satellite systems and a major player in orbital infrastructures. Thales Alenia Space has 7,200 employees at 10 industrial sites in France, Italy, Spain, Germany and Belgium.
When? Friday 24 May, 13h45 – 17h30
Where? Thales Alenia Space ETCA, Mont-sur-Marchienne, Belgium