Other on-Going projects

2.5m telescope - Mont Abu oBSERVATORY

This on-going project started in 2016, it implies the construction of a high-end 2.5m telescope on mount ABU, in India.

This telescope will be dedicated to photometric and spectrometric measurements in visible and infrared wavelengths, in order to study amongst others exo-planets and transient phenomena in the universe.

The project follows the completion of the 3.6m ARIES telescope in the same country.



Customer : Physical Research Laboratory (PRL), who ordered from AMOS the MAST solar telescope in Udaïpur


SAYAN Solar telescope-coronagraph

AMOS was selected by LZOS, a major Russian optics manufacturer of the Moscow region, for the conceptual study of a large solar telescope commissioned by the Siberia branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

With its 3 m-wide primary mirror, the very ambitious " Sayan Solar Telescope Coronagraph“ will be one of the largest in the world, only surpassed by the 4m US project DKIST, for which AMOS is also manufacturing the primary mirror cell.


Customer : LZOS


 ON FOCUS - Diamond Turning

Advanced Mechanical and Optical Systems (AMOS) manufactures small optical pieces by diamond turning mainly for infrared applications but also, after post polishing, for visible or ultraviolet. Concave or convex mirrors up to 500mm can be machined with extreme asphericities....


The ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter has returned the first images of the Red Planet

The Exomars probe is now in orbit around Mars and took its first photos "up close" with the CASSIS instrument. More info : click here


AMOS and Airbus Defence and Space deepen their collaboration in the frame of the METimage mission


Giant Magellan Telescope

 AMOS selected as major subcontractor to design the structure of the Giant Magellan Telescope.