Airbus Defence & Space

LAUNCH OF THE FIRST SATELLITE IN THE “SPACEDATAHIGHWAY” PROGRAM

EDRS-A, the first relay satellite in the SpaceDataHighway program (also called EDRS), will be launched to geostationary orbit on January 28, 2016 (Baikonour time). The SpaceDataHighway will provide high speed laser communications in space of up to 1.8 Gigabit per second. This major program, which cost nearly €500M to develop, is the result of a […]

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