Aurora signs new ESA Frame Contracts RSS

13 Apr 2012

Aurora Technology will provide on-site engineering and scientific support to the ESA/ESTEC Directorates

Aurora Technology B.V. is pleased to announce that it has entered into Frame Contracts to provide support to the ESA (European Space Agency) ESTEC Directorates. The Frame Contracts extend over an initial period of three years with an optional extension for a further two years. The main emphasis is on the provision of experienced on-site engineering and scientific support at ESTEC, the Netherlands,  ESAC in Spain and EAC in Germany in the following areas:

  • Earth Observation Project Teams
  • Space Science and Exploration through all mission phases
  • Manned Space Flight
  • Training

Aurora has provided engineering and scientific support to ESA since 1995. The confirmation as Prime Contractor for the new Frame Contract confirms the expertise and quality of support in these areas. The Contract value is initially circa €3,5M per year and also expands previous support to the areas of Manned Space Flight and EAC.   Aurora Technology is in consortium with LSE Space GmbH, also a member of the SSC Group.   Together Aurora and LSE manage a team of over 175 highly qualified staff operating in the European Space sector.

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