Airbus Defence and Space’s Business Division "Space Propulsion & Equipment" is a European market leader for launcher propulsion development and production
In Ottobrunn Airbus Defence and Space produces subsystems and components for the Ariane launcher family:
Cryogenic thrust chamber HM7 for Ariane 5.
Cryogenic thrust chamber Vulcain-2 for Ariane 5.
Upper stage engine AESTUS (storable propellants) for Ariane 5.
Valves for cryogenic propulsion systems Ariane 5
Cryogenic thrust chamber Vinci for Ariane 5 ME.
For more information visit: Airbus Defence and Space Propulsion Site
European specialists in rocket engines, thrust chambers and propulsion system components for launch vehicles.
The Ottobrunn Centre specialises in the design, development and manufacturing of rocket engines and thrust chambers for launch vehicles and upper stages. Expertise is within the fields of bipropellant and cryogenic propellant rocket engines ranging from 500 N to 1350 kN thrust.
The Ottobrunn Production Centre has one of the the most modern manufacturing facilities in the world, using the latest state of art robot, automated and CNC manufacturing processes. These facilities are used for the manufacturing and production of rocket engines, thrust chambers, engine nozzles, injector elements, propellant & pressurant valves, precision aerospace components and assemblies.