February 21, 2017
Earlier this month, Neptec UK announced that they had been awarded a contract by Airbus Defence and Space (based in Bremen) to design and prototype a landing sensor known as LEIA. Please see the official press release here.
Neptec UK’s sensor is being developed by a team of engineers at its offices and laboratory at Harwell Campus in Oxfordshire. On Friday, February 17th, 2017, the Neptec UK team spoke to Angela Walker of BBC South Today about LEIA and their contribution to the Luna Resource-1 Lander mission.
Source – BBC South Today