Visit of Airbus and ISRO facilities in Bengaluru
French Ambassador, Alexandre Ziegler, visited the facilities of Airbus and ISRO in Bengaluru during his visit to the city on 15th and 16th May 2017.
H.E. Mr. Alexandre Ziegler, Ambassador of France to India was welcomed at ISRO’s Satelite Centre by its Director, Dr. M Annadurai.
The visit allowed the French Ambassador to review the strong collaboration of over 50 years between both countries in the field of space. A special focus was laid on the Indo-French projects MeghaTropiques and Saral as well as the future collaborative programmes undertaken by both the Indian Space Research Organisation and the Centre National des Etudes Spatiales.
The two-day visit in Bangalore concluded with a visit of Airbus facilities, where he used their virtual reality systems that allow all the engineering activities of airbus aircrafts. Bangalore Airbus Engineering Centre focuses on the development of advanced capabilities in the areas of modelling and simulation.