Airbus and the Hellenic House Company have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) protecting future house cooperation. The MOU will concentrate on Earth statement, house exploration and future progress alternatives together with software program analysis and house coverage.
Established in 2018, the Hellenic House Company (HSA) is Greece’s nationwide physique liable for house and is a part of the Ministry of Infrastructure, Transport and Networks.
One other key factor of the MOU is to share finest practices in encouraging future generations to be concerned in house, starting from selling STEM (Science Expertise, Engineering and Maths) topics to sponsoring analysis actions referring to house.
The MOU may also look to encourage alternate of personnel between Airbus and HSA to reinforce information sharing and understanding. These will embrace instructional initiatives, house purposes, analysis and expertise, house coverage, regulation and regulation, and discover long run attainable cooperation on house actions.
This settlement between Airbus and HSA follows an MOU that was signed between HSA and the UK House Company and introduced in January 2019.
Justin Byrne from Airbus Defence and House UK, mentioned: “This MOU with the Hellenic House Company, builds on the cooperation now we have already begun with the Greek house trade and academia on programmes corresponding to Photo voltaic Orbiter and ExoMars. We stay up for future collaborations throughout Earth statement, science and wider house purposes.”
The Hellenic House Company Chairman Mr Protopapas Christodoulos mentioned: “Airbus is likely one of the three largest house firms in Europe. In reality, the primary Greek satellite tv for pc was constructed by Airbus. This settlement opens up cooperation paths between Airbus and the Greek house ecosystem, whether or not it’s the educational establishments or the house trade of Greece.”