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EADS SPACE Transportation
EADS SPACE Transportation (acronym: EADS-ST) was formed in June 2003 from the Space Infrastructure division of Astrium (whose core was originally ERNO) and the EADS Launch Vehicles division (formerly Aerospatiale's Space division). It is a fully-owned subsidiary of EADS SPACE.
The SPACE Transportation company is prime contractor for the Ariane 5 launcher, the Columbus Module of the International Space Station and the ATV, as well as number of smaller projects (most notably Phoenix). It also builds launchers for the French nuclear missile program (see also Military of France).
The President of EADS SPACE Transportation is Josef Kind. The CEO of EADS SPACE Transportation is Hervé Guillou.
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