Ad hoc announcements


OHB AG to be converted into a Societas Europaea

The Supervisory Board of OHB AG has approved the Management Board’s resolution to convert the company into a Societas Europaea (SE). This requires the approval of the shareholders at the annual general meeting which will be taking place on July 2, 2014 in Bremen. The Company’s registered offices and headquarters will continue being in Bremen.




4M on its way to the moon

Today the Manfred Memorial Moon Mission (4M) has been successfully launched on board a Long March 3 from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center, China. The probe will now make its way to the moon which it will reach in approximately 90 hours. At 9.31 p.m. CEST Luxspace reported the first 4M signals from Brasil.



LuxSpace receives ESA research contract to design fishery monitoring system

LuxSpace, the technology and space company, navama - technology for nature and WWF, the global conservation organization have been awarded an ESA (European Space Agency) development contract for the design of an innovative fishery monitoring system.



OHB plans Moon mission in memory of Manfred Fuchs

In memory of Prof. Dott.-Ing. h.c. Manfred Fuchs, the founder of OHB, who passed away on April 26, 2014, OHB will carry out a lunar mission at the end of October 2014.

The technical management of the mission as well as the manufacturing of the probe will be carried out by LuxSpace of Luxembourg. “This is the first ever privately funded mission to the moon and it happens 45 years after the first landing on the moon,” says Jochen Harms, Managing Director of LuxSpace.