Ariane 6 – Mast

European Spaceport Kourou / French Guyana

Mast of the Ariane 6 rocket on the Spaceport Kourou / French Guyana

CNES (French space agency)
75039 Paris, France

Project description

The connecting mast as part of the launch system of the Ariane 6 rocket consists of a closed sheet metal construction with access points to the individual platforms inside the connecting mast.

Technical specifications

Height 60.00 m
Width 6.50 m
Depth 6.50 m

Total weight 440 tons

General contractor

MT Mechatronics GmbH
55130 Mainz, Germany


Technical engineering, fabrication and assembly of steel structures with corrosion protection.

Construction period

Construction period 2017-2018