04.05.2007

EU Commissioners visiting OHB

Yesterday, the Vice-President of the European Commission for Transport, Jacques Barrot, visited OHB headquarters while in Bremen attending the conference “Future Maritime Policy of the EU.” Mr. Barrot was accompanied by his Deputy Head of Cabinet, Kerstin Jorna, and Fotis Karamitsos, the Director of the Directorate G - Logistics, Innovation, Co-modality and Maritime Transport, who were all interested in the work being carried out at OHB, especially the work relating to coastal observation and container tracking. These activities can be accomplished using satellites, observation airplanes and sensors, which provided by OHB.

Today, Dr. Joe Borg, EU Commissioner for Fisheries and Maritime Affairs, visited OHB with a delegation to gain an impression of the technical capabilities that OHB can provide in his area of responsibility.

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