Progressive Systems is now a member of AIPAS – the Association of Italian Space Enterprises, a not-for-profit association that has been supporting and protecting the interests of Italian Space SMEs since 1998.
AIPAS Members operate in both the upstream and downstream parts of the space sector value chain. Their competences span over the major technology domains, including earth observation, navigation, telecommunications, space transportation, science and exploration, integrated applications, services and ground segment.
Since 2007, AIPAS also opened the participation of the association to large companies, becoming an example of good collaboration between SMEs and large companies to develop a favorable ecosystem for all companies in the sector, regardless of their size.
Progressive Systems joins a group of 57 Members for a total of more than 3.600 employees and an overall turnover of more than 310 million euro. AIPAS membership will help the company to work in coordination with the members to further contribute to the growth of the Italian space sector.
The exchange of information and the collaboration with the Association could also further support the development of Progressive Systems and its solutions for earth observation data processing.