Airbus is a proved, trusted equipment supplier offering a wide range of solutions for space-related applications in telecommunications, Earth observation, navigation, science, launchers and manned space flight. With an unparalleled track record in the area of in-orbit reliability, Airbus boasts all the expertise required to help design, engineer and implement new breakthrough space missions. See the comprehensive space equipment portfolio on Airbus’ dedicated website.
Polish Space Agency (POLSA) was founded in September 2014. The main task of the Agency is to support the Polish space industry by combining the world of business and science, as well as help to get provision for entrepreneurs in obtaining funds from the European Space Agency (ESA). An important aspect of the Agency’s activity is to promote the development of satellite technology that can be used in everyday life, including communication, navigation, environmental monitoring and weather forecasting.
The priority task of the Polish Space Agency is to take care of the security of the country and its citizens and to increase Polish defense capabilities through the use of satellite systems. Visit the website >>
The European Space Agency is an intergovernmental organisation dedicated to the exploration of space.
Its mission is to shape the development of Europe’s space capability and ensure that investment in space continues to deliver benefits to the citizens of Europe and the world.
ESA is an international organisation with 22 Member States. By coordinating the financial and intellectual resources of its members, it can undertake programmes and activities far beyond the scope of any single European country. Visit the website >>
Thales Alenia Space is a Joint Venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%).
Combining 40 years of experience and a unique diversity of expertise, talents and cultures, Thales Alenia Space architects design and deliver high technology solutions for telecommunications, navigation, Earth observation, environmental management, exploration, science and orbital infrastructures.
A joint venture between Thales and Leonardo, Thales Alenia Space also teams up with Telespazio to form the parent companies’ “Space Alliance”, which offers a complete range of services and solutions. Thales Alenia Space posted consolidated revenues of about 2.15 billion euros in 2019 and has around 7,700 employees in nine countries. Visit the website >>
Astronika Sp. z o.o. was created in 2013 as a spin-out company from the Space Reasearch Center of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw. Astronika’s personnel hails mainly from the Space Mechatronics and Robotics Laboratory, where the engineers were responsible for the development of space mechanisms and project coordination.
Astronika’s mission is to provide its customers with reliable products and high-quality services which answer the current needs and overcome the challenges faced in the space industry. In the upcoming years Astronika is aiming to become one of the key companies of the polish space industry sector, as well as a reliable partner on the European and world markets.
Astronika’s main field of operation is the design, manufacturing, integration and testing of mechanical systems. The company’s specialty is space mechanisms and instruments, with particular focus on geological penetrators, hold down & release mechanisms, antenna systems – ultralight structures, as well as strength analysis and tribological testing. Visit the website >>
The Creotech Instruments S.A. company was created in 2008. It was founded by three former CERN (the European Organization for Nuclear Research in Switzerland) scientists from Poland. The main goal of the company’s activities is to create its own electronics which meet non-standard requirements for users, both the most demanding ones (among the customers are scientific institutions from the whole world) as well as for the general market usage. Visit the website >>
The Company “Oprogramowanie Naukowo-Techniczne” ONT (Scientific-Technical Software) is continuing the Company Control Soft’s business in the areas of licensing software set up in 1998. The main activities of ONT is offering:
- controlling equipment and tools for prototyping and simulation in real time,
- conducting trainings for engineers and researchers,
- organizing of scientific and technical events.
ONT provides PIAP Space Sp. z o.o. with MATLAB and Simulink software. Visit the website >>
GMV is a privately owned technological business group with an international presence. Founded in 1984, GMV offers its solutions, services and products in very diverse sectors: Aeronautics, Banking and Finances, Space, Defense, Health, Cybersecurity, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Automotive, Telecommunications, and Information Technology for Public Administration and large corporations. Visit the website >>