Airbus has formed Team Maier and will partner with key Australian space and technology companies, and academia, as it launches its solution to Joint Project (JP) 9102 to provide a complete Defence Satellite Communications System.


Team Maier

Access to space is critical to Australia’s security and the Government is enhancing its investment in space capabilities across the spectrum. In response, Airbus has formed Team Maier to bring Australian expertise and capabilities to the forefront of their solution, developing workshare and export opportunities for SMEs, job creation, technology transfer and innovation.

Find out more about our Team Maier partners below.


Airbus welcomes Willyama as Team Maier’s security accreditation partner

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Airbus welcomes UGL to Team Maier in bid to deliver next-generation military satellite communications for Australia

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Clearbox Systems

Airbus adds Clearbox Systems to Team Maier for Australian next-generation military satellite communications

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Blacktree Technology

Blacktree Technology joins Airbus as first Team Maier partner for future military satellite communications

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Airbus is delighted to announce that Penten has joined Team Maier as its dedicated encryption partner to deliver a secure, sovereign milsatcom capability for Australia under the JP9102 programme.

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Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) will exclusively join TeamMaier in its bid to deliver next generation milsatcom capability to Australia under the JP9102 programme.

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As part of Team Maier, Airbus has launched its call on the supplier database ICN Gateway at which details the range of key technologies, specialist skills and manufacturing capabilities that it’s looking to source from Australia as part of its programme.

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