Arianespace

Profile

Arianespace provides launch services for all types of satellites into all orbits. It has orbited more than 600 satellites since 1980, using its family of launchers, Ariane, Soyuz and Vega, from launch sites in French Guiana and Baikonur. Arianespace is preparing for the future with the next-generation of launchers - Ariane 6 and Vega C. Arianespace is headquartered in Evry, and has a technical facility at the Guiana Space Center, plus offices in Washington, D.C., Tokyo and Singapore. Arianespace is a subsidiary of ArianeGroup, (holding 74% of capital), with the balance held by 15 other shareholders from European launcher industry.