langue fr THALES GROUP - 21/10/2019

Back to the Moon

The Moon is front-page news in 2019, as most of the world celebrated the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing. Moon missions are once again in the spotlight.

Thales Alenia Space is gearing up for lunar missions, in particular with the LOP-G (Lunar Orbital Platform Gateway). The Gateway project entails the creation of a lunar space station, to be developed by current partners in the ISS NASA, ESA, Roscosmos, JAXA and CSA with construction planned for the 2020s.

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