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ELV SpA

European Launch Vehicle

Corporate structure 

The Avio Group (70%) and Italian Space Agency (30%) company was formed in December 2000, with the goal of developing the industrial sector of space launch vehicles and its objective is to carry out activities in the aerospace industry sectors, in Italy and abroad, favouring the pursuit of the shareholders’ institutional goals.

Corporate purpose/mission 

The company’s industrial activity basically depends on the industrial commissions received in the context of programmes operated by national governments and by supranational institutions, particularly in the context of the ESA programme for the VEGA launch vehicle, and on the commercial commissions with the operational launch vehicle. 

The company has recently been involved in a reorganization process. 

Legal status: Joint-stock company with a majority of private shareholders. 

Share capital: € 4,680,000.00 

ASI shareholding: 30%