Airbus Defence and Space

COMPONENTS, ENGINEERING TOOLS AND SERVICES

Thermal vacuum, chamber, solar simulation

Environmental tests have to be conducted at equipment, payload or satellite levels. Capacity exists to simulate thermal, thermal vacuum conditions as well as solar simulation conditions.

Features / technical details

• Environmental chambers at equipment level exist on all sites.

• Large facility to take care of complete satellite tests exist in Toulouse, Intespace facility.

SIMMER ∅ 10 m – h 10 m

SIMLES ∅ 6 m – h 7 m

SIMDIA ∅ 3 m – h 3 m

Applications

Thermal vacuum Tests on payload assembly or satellite. Solar simulation on payload assembly or satellite

Reference customers

• Telecommunication & Earth Observation – Navigation & Science activities