TE Connectivity Ltd , a world leader in connectivity systems and solutions, will showcase a comprehensive portfolio of products for the space industry at the 39th COSPAR Scientific Assembly. COSPAR [Committee on Space Research] Scientific Assembly is being held in India after three decades and is expected to witness the biggest gathering of space scientists in the world. Organised by ISRO, COSPAR 2012 will be held between July 14 and July 22 at Infosys Training Centre in Mysore.
From cables and connectors to relays and fiber optics, TE helps design tough, lightweight, dependable systems for the space industry. Multiple products for applications in satellites, space craft, launch vehicles and ground support equipment including standard connectors, releasable connectors, rackable connectors, hermetic connectors, cryogenic connectors, subminiature connectors, junction modules, wiring harnesses, space wire and cables will be on display. TE Connectivity will be displaying its product portfolio at COSPAR at the Induction Hall of the Global Education Centre 2 (GEC-2).
"In space applications, reliability and performance of products and components are critical. The Indian space industry is a significant market for TE Connectivity and we are committed to working closely with our esteemed customers at ISRO, related labs and industry stakeholders to meet segment specific needs. Investment in the Space industry is expected to increase by an average of about 14.8% annually and is estimated to reach about Rs. 10,000 crore by 2014-15. Overall, India is well positioned to become a global player in supplying advanced technology at a fair price in the global space market, " said Mr Sanjay Handu, Director, Aerospace Defence and Marine business unit, TE Connectivity India.”
TE recently acquired Deutsch. Deutsch is a global leader in providing connectivity solutions for harsh environment applications, with a reputation for innovation, quality and reliability. It is a leader in technology-driven specialty areas such as hermetics, filtering, high-speed precision machining, and composites.
Deutsch products are already in use for launch vehicles. The combined product portfolio to be displayed at the COSPAR expo includes connectors which comply with the strict specifications for the launch and the use of satellites.
Delegates visiting COSPAR will be able to view the various product samples on display and will be updated with related presentations and briefings by TE’s related product experts.