Mission enabler: Jena-Optronik star tracker selected by Airbus OneWeb Satellites

Jena-Optronik is proud to announce that it has been selected by satellite constellation manufacturer Airbus OneWeb Satellites to provide the ASTRO CL star tracker for the ARROW family of small satellites.


Airbus OneWeb Satellites is a joint venture between Airbus and OneWeb. Jena-Optronik is a leading provider of advanced optical sensors to the global space industry.

"With the ASTRO CL, we offer the best-in-class star tracker technology along with the necessary large-scale manufacturing capabilities to support satellite constellations of all sizes," explains Steffen Hahn, Product Manager at Jena-Optronik.


The announcement has been made in the frame of the Smallsat Symposium in Mountain View, USA, which took place from February 7-9, 2023. It was the first time for our #teamspace to participate in the event, which focuses on small satellite applications and innovations.

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