Avio: contract signed with Arianespace for 10 Vega and Vega C launchers
Wednesday 27 September in Lyon, during the Italian-French summit, Avio and Arianespace signed a contract for the production and supply of 10 Vega launchers. The ceremony was attended by French President Emanuel Macron and Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni.
The supply includes 6 Vega Launchers and 4 Vega C launchers, that will operate between 2019 and 2021.
“The agreement we signed today, just over a month since the tenth successful launch of Vega, underlines, on one hand, the fruitful relationship with Arianespace and, on the other, the great reliability of our products as acknowledged by Arianespace’s international customers” – said Giulio Ranzo, CEO of Avio