Arianespace is a French aerospace company that provides commercial launch services. Established in 1980, it was the world's first commercial launch service provider.
Arianespace manages the Ariane programme and offers the following launch vehicles:
- Ariane 5, a heavy-lift rocket.
- Soyuz-2, a medium-lift option.
- Vega, a solid-fueled rocket for lighter payloads.
- Name: Arianespace SA
- Established: 1980
- Headquarters: Évry-Courcouronnes, France
- Parent company: ArianeGroup
- www.arianespace.com Official home page