Space & sciences

With a product range spanning from components to complete systems, Sagem develops and supplies high-precision opto-mechanical, electronics and optical solutions for defense, astronomy, research and industry. Capitalizing on that expertise, Sagem is involved in major programs for satellites, telescopes or large scientific instruments such as the James Webb Telescope for NASA, the star mapping satellite Gaia for the European Space Agency, the European Southern Observatory’s giant astronomy telescope ELT, and Helios for the French Defense Ministry, etc.

As a world leader in the field of high-performance optics and a longstanding partner of the international, European and French community of astronomers, Sagem contributes to the progress of scientific research on a daily basis. From applications for satellites to semi-conductors for industry, Sagem continues to meet a wide range of technological challenges for the world’s most ambitious projects.

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