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The images were taken by Airbus Defence and Space’s Pléiades satellites The images were taken by Airbus Defence and Space’s Pléiades satellites

Airbus Releases Photos of World Cup Stadiums Taken from Space

Pléiades satellites, operated by Airbus Defence and Space, imaged the 12 stadiums that will host the 21st edition of the World Football Championship, to be held in Russia from June 14 through to July 15.

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2017 it generated revenues of EUR59 billion restated for IFRS 15 and employed a workforce of around 129,000.

Airbus offers what it describes as the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats.

Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as one of the world’s leading space companies.

In helicopters, Airbus provides what it describes as the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.