Thales Alenia Space

Thales Alenia Space is the Project Coordinator for GRICAS H2020 project, in charge of both the Project Management and the Technical Management.

Thales Alenia Space brings over 40 years of experience to the design, integration, testing and operation of innovative space systems for telecommunications, navigation, Earth observation, environmental management, exploration, science and orbital infrastructures. A joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), Thales Alenia Space also teams up with Telespazio to form the parent companies’ “Space Alliance”, which offers a complete range of services and solutions. Thales Alenia Space has built up unrivaled expertise in dual (civil-military) missions, constellations, flexible high-throughput payloads, altimetry, meteorology, and high-resolution radar and optical observation. The company capitalizes on its strong legacy, while also making innovation a key to its strategy. By offering a continuous stream of new products and expanding its global footprint, Thales Alenia Space has established its leadership in today’s fast evolving space sector. Thales Alenia Space posted consolidated revenues of about 2.4 billion euros in 2016 and has 7,980 employees in nine countries.


Its task is to invent the space systems of the future, bring space technologies to maturity and guarantee France’s independent access to space. 
CNES is a pivotal player in Europe’s space programme, and a major source of initiatives and proposals that aim to maintain France and Europe’s competitive edge. It conceives and executes space programmes with its partners in the scientific community and industry, and is closely involved in many international cooperation programmes—the key to any far-reaching space policy.

Pildo Labs

Founded in 2001, Pildo Consulting SL (PILDO Labs) is an engineering company specialized in delivering top of the edge technology within the aeronautics, ITS and space sectors. Our team is multicultural, young, creative, energetic, interdisciplinary and with a solid background in technology.


ECA Group with its subsidiary ELTA develops, markets and provides through-life support for electronic equipment and systems for use in harsh environments.
ELTA’s Head Office is based in Toulouse, France. Building its reputation and skills on equipment with the highest safety levels, ELTA has established a leading position in global markets, evolving and strengthening its business through a customer-centric approach. Recognizing the strategic significance of the deployment of its initiatives and the importance of involving all of its business activities, ELTA has established a dedicated organization which has evolved and grown stronger over recent years.


STMicroelectronics is a world leader in providing the semiconductor solutions that make a positive contribution to people’s lives, today and into the future. Offering one of the industry’s broadest product portfolios, ST serves customers across the spectrum of electronics applications with innovative semiconductor solutions for Smart Driving and the Internet of Things. By getting more from technology to get more from life, ST stands for life.augmented


ASECNA (Agency for Aerial Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar) is an international public institution governed by the Dakar Convention revised in 2010, with legal personality and with a financial autonomy. Its a perfect model of cooperative management of airspace in Africa. His mission is the Safety of Air Navigation and the provision of air navigation services in the airspace route, the organization of these airspace and air routes in accordance with ICAO provisions, publication of aeronautical information, forecasting and transmission of information in the field of aeronautical meteorology, the implementation of a system safety and quality management in accordance with the standards and recommended practices of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

Aeroclub of Barcelona-Sabadell

Created in 1953 and today with more than 1000 partners , the Aeroclub of Barcelona-Sabadell is the major aeroclub of Spain.



Established in 1946, the BEA is attached to the French Ministry of Transport. Today it is placed under the direct authority of the Minister and operates with a distinct budget. In order to guarantee the independence of the investigation, the BEA can neither receive nor request instructions on the conduct of investigations.


The Direction générale de l’Aviation civile (DGAC) has for mission to guarantee the security and the safety of the air transport by placing the logic of sustainable development at the heart of its action. It deals with all the components of the civil aviation: sustainable development, security, safety aerial controls , economic regulation, support for the aircraft manufacturing, the general aviation, the aeronautical training...


Airbus makes the freedom of flight possible by designing, manufacturing and supporting the world’s best aircraft. Its people around the globe are united by a passion for aviation, as well as their desire to create better, more efficient ways for airlines and passengers to fly.

The company – a division of Airbus Group – helps shape the future of air transportation and drives sustainable growth around the world. Based on a deep understanding of ever-changing market needs, Airbus pioneers technological solutions and seeks the most efficient sourcing and manufacturing possible – so airlines can grow and people can connect.

Royal Air Maroc

Royal Air Maroc, more commonly known as simply RAM, is the Moroccan national carrier, as well as the country's largest airline. RAM is fully owned by the government of Morocco, and has its headquarters on the grounds of Casablanca-Anfa Airport


Wizz Air Hungary Ltd. is a Hungarian airline with its head office on the property of Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport in Budapest

Wizz Air was named 2016 Value Airline of the Year by Air Transport World, a leading industry magazine.