Airbus Defence and Space

Airbus Defence and Space Ltd
Anchorage Road
Hampshire, PO3 5PU

Tel. : +44 (0)2392 704500

PortsmouthLocated to the north east of the naval city of Portsmouth, the site has played a major role in the development of the UK’s space capabilities since the 1960s. Its 1,400 staff are involved in the design, build and test of:


  • advanced payloads for mobile and military communications satellites
  • world-leading Earth observation payloads with advanced spaceborne radars
  • sensors and scientific instruments such as the microwave humidity sounder
  • payloads for the Galileo navigation system satellites


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Getting there


From London

Take the M3 towards Winchester/Southampton, and then proceed along the M27 towards Portsmouth. Take the A2030.


From Brighton

Take the A27 towards Portsmouth, and then take the A2030.