Mission Solar Orbiter

Solar Orbiter is one of the ESA’s most challenging missions ever. The main objective is to better understand dynamic behaviour of the Sun including exploration of inner heliosphere. It was launched in 10th of February 2020 and includes also important contribution of the Czech Space Industry and Science.

BD SENSORS via its CSRC Space Division manufactured all the electronic LVPS boards for the RPW & STIX optical instruments.

Mission JUICE

The JUpiter ICy moons Explorer is an interplanetary ESA mission that will study three of Jupiter’s moons Ganymede, Callisto, and Europa as potentially habitable environments. The spacecraft is set for launch in June 2022 and will reach Jupiter in October 2029.

BD SENSORS, as the Czech space industrial entity, was responsible for manufacturing, assembly, integration and testing of the APME Unit.

Mission MetOp-SG

Meteorological Operational Satellite – Second Generation is a series of six meteorological satellites developed by ESA and EUMETSAT to be launched from 2023 to 2037. The satellites will be built in two series A and B, both carrying unique meteorological instruments.

BD SENSORS manufactures all the electronic Filter Wheel Controller boards including design and manufacturing of the FWC Unit Testers.