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GEOSAT MOLISE CONSORTIUM

The Geosat Molise Consortium, constituted in the form of an externally relevant consortium, with a public majority by notary’s deed on 9 February 2010, following deliberation no. 43/2009 in the form of a consortium with prevalently public capital, operating in the region of Molise in the sector of research, in the field of technology and of production processes, in which participate the Molise Regional Council (at 21%, then decreasing to 1%), the University of Molise (at 5%, then increasing to 25%), the Telespazio SpA company (at 49%) and the Italian Space Agency (at 25%). It has an authorised capital of € 300,000,00.

On this occasion the Italian Space Agency has designated a member of the board of directors and the president of the board of auditors.

The board of directors of the Consortium approved the Geosat project on 28 May 2010. The project is divided into two interventions, the first financed by the Region (which approved it on 6 August 2010) and the second by MIUR (transmitted on 22 July 2010), of 40% and still in the process of approval that will require the acquisition of notice from the court of auditors.