AIRBUS Defence and Space (formerly Astrium) has for over 40 years been dedicated to bringing you all the space you need – today and tomorrow. It is a mission which resonates with many of the most prestigious names in space – Ariane, the International Space Station, Envisat, Mars Express. It is a mission with a consistent commitment, to offer our customers the best possible solutions in the market, with unbeatable levels of, quality, cost-efficiency and schedule adherence.
No.1 in Europe and No.3 worldwide, AIRBUS Defence and Space employs 15,000 men and women in five countries: France, Germany, the UK, Spain and the Netherlands. 18,000 professionals chosen from among the very best, all passionate about space and driven by the great adventure of our time – bringing the infinite potential of space down to Earth for the benefit of mankind. The guarantor of Europe’s access to space as the established leader in space transportation, satellite systems and services.