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Video: Alizés unveils the new vessel for Ariane 6 transport to Kourou 10-16-2019 |  3 minutes


ArianeGroup has selected international maritime transport specialist Alizés* for transportation of Ariane 6 rocket parts by sea from Europe to the launch site in Kourou, French Guiana. The new ship – called “Canopée” – will be equipped with a hybrid propulsion system with mechanical wingsails to provide a means of transport that is reliable, competitive, and environmentally responsible.

* A joint venture between Jifmar Offshore Services and maritime company Zéphyr & Borée.