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    Terms of use

    Last Modified: September 30, 2022

    The website (the “Website”) is owned and operated by Airbus Defence & Space Oy, a Finnish Limited liability company, with a share capital of Euros 10 000 000,00, registered under No. 1971133-9, identified by the individual identification number FI19711339 and having its registered office at Hiomotie 32, 00380 Helsinki, Finland (“Airbus” or “we” or “us”). You can contact us by sending an e-mail to

    The Director of Publication is Jarmo Häkkinen.

    The hosting provider of the Website is HubSpot Inc., whose registered office is located 25 First Street, 2nd Floor, Cambridge, MA 02141, USA, +1 888 482 7768.

    These Terms of Use (“Terms of Use”) define the legal framework governing access to and use of the Website. Access to and use of the Website are subject to your acceptance of these Terms of Use, as they may be amended from time to time by Airbus. In this regard, by accessing or using, the Website, you agree to be bound automatically by these Terms of Use as well their amendments in force at the time of your access to the Website, and you agree that such acceptance shall have the same legal value as a written express acceptance. If you do not accept these Terms of Use, please do not (and you are not permitted to) access or use the Website. Please read carefully these Terms of Use, as well as our Privacy Policy, before using the Website.

    1. Use of the Website

    Subject to your full and perfect compliance with these Terms of Use, we grant you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, free of charge and revocable right of access and use of the Website. Any other rights are expressly excluded except otherwise provided in a specific written agreement.

    Therefore, you shall not, and shall not authorize a third party to, without limitation, (i) modify, reproduce, represent, adapt and/or translate all or any part of the Website and/or related content; (ii) extract, all or any part of the Website and/or its content, or create any derivative work from all or part of the Website and/or its content; (iii) reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble or transform, in any way the object code of the Website into source code; (iv) distribute, sublicense, assign, share, sell, rent, lease or loan in any way the Website or the right to use the Website; (v) delete or modify any droit d'auteur, copyright, trademark or any other proprietary rights relating to the Website which we or our licensors own; or (v) use the Website for purposes other than those expressly authorized by these Terms of Use.

    In addition, it is strictly prohibited to (i) extract, by permanent or temporary transfer, or re-use all or part of the content of our Website to another medium, by any means and in any form; (ii) bypass or circumvent any measures employed to prevent or limit access to our Website; (iii) link to any portion of our Website for any purpose; and (v) use any device, software or routine that interferes or attempts to interfere with the normal operation of our Website or take any action that imposes an unreasonable load on our equipment.

    You recognize that an Internet connection is necessary to use the Website. Traffic or access fees charged to you due to the use of the Website are subject to the general terms concluded with you Internet service provider or mobile network operator. You understand the risks associated with the use of Internet, including, without any limitation, unavailability of the Website, non-confidentiality or loss of integrity of the data transmitted, potential virus attacks, etc.

    2. Airbus Proprietary Rights

    The Website, its content, including, without limitation, their distinctive names, designations, logos and product and service marketing and all trademarks, trade names, drawings, pictures, copyrights, droits d’auteur, patented information and databases and any other intellectual property rights in and to the Website are the property of Airbus or its licensors. Access to and use of the Website shall not be construed as assigning nor granting any license in respect of any kind of these proprietary rights. We reserve any rights related to the Website that are not expressly granted to users hereunder.

    3. User / Third Party Content

    The Website may contain third party created content and/or user-generated content (“UGC”), including, without any limitation, comments, reviews, picture, feedback, video, voice, pseudonym and any other information. We are not responsible for and do not necessarily hold the opinions and other statements expressed by content contributors, users and third parties.

    Content created by third parties is the sole responsibility of the third parties and its accuracy and completeness are not endorsed or guaranteed. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute content through our Website, we are not accepting any obligation or liability relating to the content.

    Airbus, the Affiliates and their respective affiliates, successors, assignees, employees, agents, directors, officers and shareholders do not undertake or assume any duty to monitor our Website for appropriate or unlawful content. Airbus, the Affiliates and their respective affiliates, successors, assigns, employees, agents, directors, officers and shareholders assume no responsibility or liability which may arise from the content thereof including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, libel, slander, infringement, invasion of privacy and publicity rights, obscenity, pornography, profanity, fraud, or misrepresentation. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right to block or remove communications, postings or materials at any time.

    Users are expected to only post lawful material that does not violate, restrict or inhibit any rights. You are solely responsible for your UGC and may be held liable for UGC that you post. In connection with each of your submissions, you affirm, represent, and warrant that: (i) you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and authorize Airbus to use all trademark, trade secret, copyright, droit d’auteur, and other applicable proprietary rights in and to any and all such submissions to enable inclusion and use of such submissions in the manner contemplated by us and these Terms of Use; and (ii) you have the written consent, release, and permission of each and every identifiable individual person in such submissions to use the name or likeness of each and every such identifiable individual person to enable inclusion and use of such submissions in the manner contemplated by us and these Terms of Use.

    In furtherance of the foregoing, you agree that you will not: (i) submit material that is copyrighted, protected by droit d’auteur, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to any third party proprietary rights, including, without any limitation, intellectual property rights, privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant us all of the rights granted herein; (ii) publish falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage us or any third party; (iii) submit material that is unlawful, immoral, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, pedophile, revisionist (denying existence of the Holocaust), harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, constitutes a violation of any rights, an intellectual property infringement, an invasion of privacy or publicity rights, is contrary to the rights of image or honour, abusive, or encourages political, racist or xenophobic violence, gives rise to civil liability, violates any law, or is otherwise appropriate; or (iv) post advertisements or solicitations of business. If you submit written or multimedia content, Airbus will not publish it elsewhere, except in the conditions set forth in the Terms of Use, without your consent. However, you should be aware that other users may be able to copy or download any content published on the Website.

    By posting or submitting UGC on or to our Website, you (1) consent and authorize Airbus, the Affiliates, and their respective affiliates, successors, assignees and authorized third parties to use, royalty-free, worldwide and for ten (10) years from the date the user posted or submitted the UGC on or to our Website, and a one-off basis for promotional purposes relative to Airbus’ historical heritage thereafter, on any media and by any means, now known or unknown, including, without any limitation, on our Website, your image, voice, first and last name and other elements of your personality, in all or in part, that are embedded in any UGC you post or submit on or to our Website, for all purposes whatsoever, and (2) grant Airbus, the Affiliates and their respective affiliates, successors, assignees and authorized third parties, for the duration of legal protection of intellectual property rights under applicable law, the transferable, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free right to exploit, reproduce and represent the UGC, including, without any limitation: (i) to copy such content, by all means known or unknown (such as, but not limited to, paper, electronic, magnetic, optical or digital, etc.); (ii) to display or publish such content on our Website and in all affiliated publications of Airbus, and by any means of diffusion or broadcasting known or unknown, and to store such content; (iii) to distribute such content and use such content for promotional and marketing purposes, including without any limitation, for internal and/or external institutional communication purposes, as well as for the promotion of Airbus’ activities around the world, including for the needs of events organised by or on behalf of Airbus; (iv) to adapt such content and make all modifications considered necessary by Airbus (notably, without limitation, the right to arrange, modify, correct, upgrade, ad, crop and/or integrate all or part of the Content in other works); and (v) to translate the UGC in any language.

    4. Links to Third-Party sites

    The Website may contain hyperlinks to websites operated by parties other than Airbus. Such hyperlinks are provided for your reference only. We are not responsible for (i) the availability or the content of other services that may be linked to our Website, or (ii) the privacy or other practices of such websites.

    Because we have no control over such services, you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external services, and that we do not endorse or approve and are not responsible or liable for any content, accuracy, quality, advertising, products, services or other materials on or available from such services. You further acknowledge and agree that we shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any content, goods or services available on or through such service.

    We are not responsible for hypertext links from any and all third party web sites to the Website and forbid anybody to establish such a link without Airbus prior written authorization.

    5. Liability

    Unauthorized use of this Website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence. In the event you breach these Terms of Use or engage in any activity that is harmful to us or our users, we reserve the right to terminate your access to our Website or take any other actions that we believe to be in our interest and of our users as a whole.

    You expressly agree that your use of the Website is at your sole risk. Airbus, its officers, employees, contractors or content providers shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising from or otherwise in connection with your use of this Website or any information, services or content on this Website.

    You will be responsible for any loss we suffer as a result of your violation of these Terms of Use or any instructions given by Airbus, including information given during the installation process of the Website or instructions related to all security requirement communicated by Airbus to you. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Airbus and the Affiliates, and their respective affiliates, successors, assigns, employees, agents, directors, officers and shareholders, managers, licensors and insurers, from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation by you of these Terms of Use or any breach by you of your representations and warranties hereunder.

    To the extent permitted by applicable laws, the Website and its content are made accessible on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Airbus gives no warranty nor represents, without limitation, that (i) the Website and its supporting elements will meet your requirements, (ii) the result that may be displayed through the Website will be accurate, up to date or reliable, (iii) the quality of any data, information or other material obtained will meet your expectations and that such data, information and other material will be default and error free, or that any errors will be corrected. We reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions on our Website. Although we intend to take reasonable steps to prevent the introduction of viruses, worms, “trojan horses” or other destructive materials to our Website, we do not guarantee or warrant that our Website or materials that may be downloaded from our Website do not contain such destructive features. We are not liable for any damages or harm attributable to such features. If you rely on our Website and any materials available through our Website, you do so solely at your own risks. You shall be responsible for backing up your own system, including any content downloaded through the Website.

    Our Website may contain various combinations of text, images, audiovisual productions, opinions, statements, facts, articles or other information created by us or by third-parties. Due to the number of sources from which content on our Website is obtained, and the inherent hazards of electronic distribution, there may be delays, omissions or inaccuracies in such content. Accordingly, such content is for your reference only and should not be relied upon by you for any purpose. Information created by third parties that you may access on our Website or through links is not adopted or endorsed by us and remains the responsibility of such third parties.

    We reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, our Website (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that Airbus shall not be liable to you or any third party for any such modification, suspension or discontinuance of our Website.

    6. Modification of the Terms of Use

    We may modify or adapt these Terms of Use at any time, for the future. Your continued access and use of the Website after a modification or adaptation of these Terms of Use will be deemed as your acceptance of any modified terms.

    7. Term and Termination

    As long as you use the Website, these Terms of Use shall be applicable between you and us.

    We can terminate these Terms of Use at any time and prevent you from accessing the Website.

    In case of termination of these Terms of Use, for any reason whatsoever, the rights granted to you hereunder shall be terminated and you will no longer be authorized to use the Website.

    8. Governing Law and Disputes

    These Terms of Use are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Finland, subject to any local applicable non derivable public policy rule.

    In case of dispute, we encourage you to contact us on, in order to find an amicable solution. If no amicable solution can be reached, any dispute arising in connection with these Terms of Use shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Finland. We inform you that you can use a mediation procedure or any other alternative dispute resolution methods, prior to litigation.

    9. Miscellaneous

    These Terms of Use form the entire agreement between you and us with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede the terms of any other communications or advertising with respect to the Website. These Terms of Use shall coexist with, and shall not supersede, our Privacy Policy.

    If any provisions hereof are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable, in whole or in part, by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these provisions are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which such provisions are illegal, invalid or unenforceable, they shall be severed and deleted from these Terms of Use and the remaining provisions shall survive and continue to be binding and enforceable.

    Failure by any party to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

    Nothing herein shall be construed as granting, directly or indirectly, any rights to any third parties, and third parties are not allowed to enforce any of the provisions herein against us.