Technical Visit to Vernon

Tuesday 20 September 2022

Duration: 12:30 to 19:45

Participants: minimum 15 people / maximum 20 people

Price per person: 116 € tax included

Included: Transfer by private minibus to and from Paris Convention Centre and visits of ArianeGroup, Safran Aircraft Engines, welcome coffee

Not included: Transportation from the hotel to Paris Convention Centre, lunch

ArianeGroup – The European leader in liquid propellant rocket propulsion

Vernon site is a center of excellence in liquid propellant propulsion, with unrivaled expertise in designing and building cryogenic rocket engines for Europe’s Ariane launch vehicles. We deploy proven skills and expertise in engineering, production, integration and testing, to give our customers solutions for all types of missions.

ArianeGroup presents its expertise in chemical, electrical, and hybrid propulsion solutions covering the full spectrum, from components, modules, and thrusters to complete propulsion subsystems that meet the evolving requirements of challenging new space missions.

Vernon  Additive Layer Manufacturing  Ariane 6 component
Vulcain 2.1 engine qualification tests on the P5 test stand at the DLR site in Lampoldshausen

Safran Aircraft Engines – Electric Propulsion is the new black

For more than sixty years, Safran Aircraft Engines has been designing and building thrusters and developed, integrated and tested satellite propulsion systems.
From equipment design to technical assistance during satellite integration or launch preparations, Safran Aircraft Engines provides to the space industry a complete range of products and services.

Safran provides the market with compact and highly cost-efficient PPS® Hall Effect Thrusters designed to span the 200 W – 20,000 W input-power range.

Overall view
PPS(R)5000 in operation