The Pegase cluster brings together more than 300 innovative SMEs, global companies, research laboratories, and development support institutions of the Aeronautics & Space industry in PACA Region. It hold Thales Alenia Space headquarter, European Number 1 of the solutions by satellites and principal actor in the field of the orbital infrastructure. Local space industry employs around 3,000 people.
Pegase cluster have a complete value chain built on usages and market opportunities for aerospace manufacturers.
The space activity dynamic is based on cooperations between especially SME and top standout laboratories in all the technological fields which are necessary to the emergence of new aeronautical and space applications. Pegase’s expertise mainly applies to innovative aircrafts (UAS, airships, stratospheric platforms), helicopters, and light aircrafts that will shape the skies of tomorrow.
. Development of new markets is optimized by partnerships with several clusters dedicated to applications of Pegase solutions (Risk management, Telecommunications, Marine activities…).