TEKEVER Advances European Space Presence with €3.2M ESA Contract and Toulouse Space Hub
TEKEVER Strengthens European Presence with €3.2M Contract and New Space Hub in France
TEKEVER, a prominent European unmanned aerial systems (UAS) leader, has secured a contract valued at up to €3.2 million to provide satellite communications technology for the European Space Agency’s (ESA) upcoming Comet Interceptor mission. Simultaneously, TEKEVER is expanding its European footprint with the inauguration of a new facility in Toulouse, France, dedicated to advancing the company’s capabilities in satellite communications and space technology.
The contract entails the provision of TEKEVER’s advanced Inter-Satellite Link (ISL) technology, GAMALINK, to OHB Italy. GAMALINK will facilitate communication and data transfer between satellites and ground stations involved in the Comet Interceptor mission, scheduled for launch in 2028. The mission aims to observe a long-period comet approaching the Sun for the first time, contributing valuable insights into the origins…