News

  • 05 December

    ALTAIR completes first design review

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    On December 5 & 6 2017, ONERA hosted the first Preliminary Design Review (PDR1) of the project at its Palaiseau site (South Paris, France).


  • 03 July

    ALTAIR to present at EUCASS 2017

    News

    The ALTAIR consortium will present three papers at the 7th European Conference for Aeronautics and Space Sciences. It is a fantastic oppertunity for ALTAIR to discuss both findings and advancements in the project.


    EUCASS, ALTAIR
  • ALTAIR Milestone 3 Meeting ETH Zurich

    News

    The ALTAIR Milestone 3 meeting took place on Thursday the 6th and Friday 7th of October at the prestigious ETH university in Zurich.


  • ALTAIR milestone 2 meetings in Barcelona

    News

    The ALTAIR milestone 2 meetings took place on March 31 and April 2016 in Barcelona, home of ALTAIR Partner GTD.


  • ALTAIR is preparing Europe’s future in the launching of small satellites

    News

    The goal of the ALTAIR project is to demonstrate the industrial feasibility of a low‐cost launching system for small satellites.


  • Kick-off for ALTAIR

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    The ALTAIR kick-off meeting and the first technical meeting took place in December 2015 in Palaiseau France to define the ucoming steps of the project. 


PROJECT KEY POINTS

ALTAIR’s strategic objective is to demonstrate the feasibility of a new cost effective and reliable space launch system for the access to Low-Earth Orbit (400-1000 km) of small satellites.