• Start date: 01/08/2018
    Duration: 18 Months
    The objective of the TOWR (pronounced “tower”) is the development of a time distribution service via optical fibre over the Madrid region, based on time generation from very stable clocks (hydrogen masers), GNSS time-transfer (including GPS and Galileo) to UTC(k) laboratories, and White-Rabbit technology (an extension to the IEEE-1588 PTP protocol). The activity aims at demonstrating a robust…

    Prime contractor

    GMV Aerospace & Defence S.A.U.

    Name: GMV Aerospace & Defence S.A.U.

    Country: Spain

    Website: http://www.gmv.com

    Subcontractors

    Seven Solutions S.L.

    Name: Seven Solutions S.L.

    Country: Spain

    Website: http://www.sevensols.com

  • The activity intends to design in detail and qualify a new Multi-Band Antenna for potential EGNOS hosted payloads and other SBAS applications. Currently operating antennae designed by ADS-E for the GALILEO and INMARSAT-IV satellites serve as a base from which to develop this new antenna. In spite of this, in its relentless pursue of excellence and technological innovation, ADS-E has decided not…

    Prime contractor

    Airbus DS S.A.U

    Name: Airbus DS S.A.U

    Country: Spain

    Website: https://www.airbus.com/