Se publicó la edición 2016 de la Satellites to be built & launched by 2025 world market survey, encuesta realizada por la consultora internacional Euroconsult, referente mundial en el mercado espacial. En el mapa global de integradores satelitales Argentina aparece entre los competidores mundiales. En su 19° edición, este informe provee un análisis exhaustivo del crecimiento de la demanda satelital a nivel mundial, integrando clientes, aplicaciones y órbitas.
On April 20, the tenth anniversary since the OPAL (Open Pool Australian Light-water) reactor inauguration was celebrated. This multipurpose facility was designed and built by INVAP for the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organization (ANSTO), the science and technology nuclear agency of Australia located in Lucas Heights, near Sydney.
From April 4 to 7, the eleventh edition of the most important and largest exhibition on Latin American defense “Latin America Aerospace and Defense (LAAD)” was carried out in Río de Janeiro, Brazil. Argentina took part with a stand that brought together representatives of Fábrica Argentina de Aviones “Brig. San Martín” S.A. (FAdeA, in Spanish) and of INVAP S.E. (an Argentine state-owned applied research company), among other private and state-owned companies.
On March 28, the Vice-governor, Prof. Pedro Pesatti, was present at the offshore deployment of the Wave Glider robot in San Matías Gulf, as part of a project to study and exploit the wealth and potential of the Atlantic Ocean in the context of “Pampa Azul” program.
Some months ago, there was a new invitation to tender to build, in Holland, the Pallas, a nuclear research and radioisotope production reactor. It is the same tender in which INVAP S.E. (an Argentine state-owned applied research company) had been selected for submitting the best technical offer. This tender was later interrupted by the customer due to the global crisis in 2009.