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Mardi 17/10/2017 | 0:00 - Jeudi 19/10/2017 | 0:00

The 2nd Ground-based Space Facilities Symposium

ollowing the successful first edition in 2013, CNES (Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales) has decided to organize the 2nd Ground-based Space Facilities Symposium in 2017.

The symposium will focus on:
- Launch Range Facilities,
- Launch Complexes,
- Test Facilities.

These topics share common themes, such as:
- protection of people, property and the environment,
- optimisation of costs, schedules and technical performance during both development and operational phases,
- operation activities,
- quality and dependability,
- validation and qualification,

and also specific themes for each topic:

- launch range facilities: general layout, telemetry, telecommand and location systems, down-range tracking, telecommunications, meteorology systems, specific needs for reusable launcher stages, coordination of operations, control/mission centers, satellite preparation facilities, etc.
- launch complexes: infrastructures, flame exhaust ducts and ground acoustics, lightning protection, control benches, launcher ground interfaces, gas and propellant systems and associated production facilities, etc.
- test facilities: for launcher engines and stages or payloads.

We look forward to your participation in this unique event.

** Further details on linked website **

Toulouse Toulouse
Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (CNES)
Dans le cadre de: 
2nd edition