ALTAIR was recently featured in the news! The Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES) news portal, SpaceGate, has published an article on the H2020 project ALTAIR on the 15th November 2019. This article mentions the Eole tests that recently took place on September 7, 2019, at the CNES' Guyana Space Center (CSG) in Kourou. To find out more about the flight test, click here to read the article (written in French).
IN A NUTSHELL
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.