Ariane: a European Success

On 31 July 1973, 11 European countries launched the Ariane programme. Today, Europe remains united in the face of global competition.

ArianeGroup is preparing for the first Ariane 6 launch in 2020. We take a closer look at this European success and projects for the future with Stéphane Israël, Executive Vice President of ArianeGroup, in charge of Civil Launcher Programmes.

Updated : August 2019

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