Announcements of ITTs AlphaBus C/D Equipments - Infrared Earth Sensor & Wheel & Star Tracker & Central Tube & Gyrometer

The Alcatel Space / EADS Astrium Joint Alphabus Project Team in its role as system responsible for Alphabus is in the process of issuing competitive Invitations to Tender for the following activities:


  • Infra Red Earth Sensor for Attitude & Determination Control System

  • Reaction Wheel Assembly

  • Star Tracker for Attitude & Determination Control System

  • Central Tube

  • Gyrometer for Attitude & Determination Control System

The selected bidders will become part of the industrial consortium for the Alphabus phase C/D and subsequent contracts related to the production of Alphabus based Telecommunication satellites.


Companies interested in bidding for the above mentioned activity should declare their interest by 17 June (18 June for Central Tube) 2004 to:


Mr Frédéric Juchet
Contracts Officer Alcatel Space
Telephone: + 33 4 92 28 91 76
Telefax: + 33 4 92 92 30 30
Email : frederic.juchet@space.alcatel.fr


Copies of this declaration of interest should be sent in parallel to:


Mr. W. Engels
Contract Officer ESA
Telephone: + 33 5 61 28 19 04
Telefax:: + 33 5 61 28 28 66
Email : Wilhelm.engels@esa.int


For further information, please refer to EMITS (see link on the right side).

Event Date

08 June 2004
Published 23 June 2004
Last updated at 23 June 2004 - 00:00