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BEACON at ICSO 2016

FP7 BEACON project will be highly present in International Conference on Space Optics 2016 with three presentations on the topics of multicore fibers, new optical devices and optical beamforming for space communications.

Photonics Online | Link

 

BEACON – Photonics for Telecom Satellites

Constelex Technology Enablers, the recent acquisition by Gooch & Housego and now part of the Systems Technology Group, coordinates BEACON, an EU R&D project in the FP7 program. The project focuses on flexible photonic payload systems within next-generation high-capacity telecommunication satellites.

Photonics Online | 27 June 2014 | Link

 

Airbus Defence and Space joins European 'Beacon' project on lighter and more capable photonic telecoms satellite payloads

optics.org | 27 May 2014 | Link

 

Airbus Defense and Space Joins Beacon Project

Photonics Media | 28 May 2014 | Link

 

Airbus Defence and Space joins European “Beacon” project on lighter and more capable photonic telecoms satellite payloads

EIN News | Link

 

Airbus Defence and Space—Weaving Expertise Into The Beacon Mix (SATCOM)

Satnews | 29 May 2014 | Link