Toulouse (UK /tˈlz/;French pronunciation: [tu.luz] locally: [tuˈluzə]; Occitan: Tolosa [tuˈluzɔ], Latin: Tolosa) is the capital city of the southwestern French department of Haute-Garonne, as well as of the Midi-Pyrénées region. It lies on the banks of the River Garonne, 150 kilometres (93 miles) from the Mediterranean Sea, 230 km (143 mi) from the Atlantic Ocean, and 680 km (420 mi) from Paris. With 1,250,251 inhabitants at the January 2011 census, the Toulouse metropolitan area is the fourth-largest in France, after Paris (12.3 million), Lyon (2.2 million), and Marseille (1.7 million).

Toulouse is the centre of the European aerospace industry, with the headquarters of Airbus, the Galileo positioning system, the SPOT satellite system, the Airbus Group (former EADS), ATR and the Aerospace Valley.

The city also hosts the European headquarters of Intel and CNES's Toulouse Space Centre (CST), the largest space centre in Europe.Thales Alenia Space, and Astrium Satellites, Airbus Group's satellite system subsidiary, also have a significant presence in Toulouse. Its world-renowned university is one of the oldest in Europe (founded in 1229) and, with more than 103,000 students, is the fourth-largest university campus of France after Paris, Lyon and Lille.

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Kolbe makes rare fly-half start as Toulouse visit La Rochelle

Urdu Point 26 Feb 2021
Toulouse, France, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 27th Feb, 2021 ) .Toulouse said on Friday that South African World Cup winner Cheslin Kolbe will start in the unfamiliar position of fly-half for their top-of-the-table clash with La Rochelle....

Mother of terrorism victim works to ‘turn the page’ on violent extremism

United Nations 25 Feb 2021
Speaking to colleagues from the UN News Arabic language service, Mrs. Ibn Ziaten recalled how she travelled to Toulouse, the city where Imad was killed, to search for an explanation for this tragedy ... She was in Les Izards, the rough neighbourhood in northeastern Toulouse where her son’s killer grew up, and where he met his end in a police siege....

Azema to quit Clermont at end of season for Montpellier

Urdu Point 22 Feb 2021
Toulouse, France, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 22nd Feb, 2021 ) .Franck Azema will step down as head coach of Clermont at the end of the season, the Top 14 club announced on Monday, in order to take up the same role at Montpellier ... With Azema at the helm, Clermont won their second French championship title in 2017 and reached two other finals....

Who is Carol Delga who wants to take part in the 2022 debate?

Swords Today 19 Feb 2021
Also read ... Born in Toulouse on August 19, 1971, she grew up in the Midi-Pyrenees between Pink City and Cummings ... In addition to the 12 months he spent in Bercy and the Paris region, during the reign of Franോois Hollande, his childhood residence in this small town south of Toulouse ... Receive financial news from your area every day in your newsletter....

Emirates’ Penultimate Airbus A380 Flies To The Paint Shop

Simple Flying 12 Feb 2021
On Thursday, the penultimate Airbus A380 made its way from the planemaker’s final assembly line in Toulouse to its facilities in Hamburg ... Emirates’ penultimate A380 has left Airbus’ facilities in Toulouse ... Vincenzo Pace – Simple Flying Almost the end for the A380 in Toulouse ... What’s in Toulouse and Hamburg?....

UN head, Moroccan-French activist win Zayed Award for Human Fraternity

Arab News 04 Feb 2021
Guterres won “for his work on unifying the world,” Adama Dieng, one of the judges, told Arab News, while Ibn Ziaten — whose son Imad, a soldier, was killed in a terrorist attack in Toulouse in 2012 — was selected “for her work on inclusion and human fraternity (being) ......

12 wild things that happened in aviation in 2020

The Mercury News 28 Dec 2020
Back in January, Airbus broke the news that one of its test aircraft had successfully taken off automatically at France’s Toulouse-Blagnac airport the month before ... In September we got the news that there could be a supersonic Air Force One prototype airplane as early as 2025, with the US Air Force getting busy awarding development contracts....

Bath and La Rochelle Champions Cup tie off due to Covid

RTE 18 Dec 2020
Bath were beaten 23-19 at home by Scarlets in their Champions Cup opener last weekend. And a statement from the Gallagher Premiership club on Thursday said ... The news comes after a coronavirus outbreak at Exeter led to the cancellation of their game against Toulouse and Glasgow Warriors' fixture against Lyon....

Trump campaign files lawsuit over New Mexico election, objecting to ballot drop boxes

Yahoo Daily News 15 Dec 2020
The party withdrew its complaint after Toulouse Oliver's office reiterated previously issued guidance to county clerks on their use ... Yet the state GOP, in a news release, reiterated its claim that Toulouse Oliver "allowed drop boxes to be used outside precinct boundaries without proper supervision."....

Ferrovial, HyperloopTT Sign Framework Agreement to Analyze US Projects

Odessa American 15 Dec 2020
https.// HyperloopTT's full scale hyperloop prototype in Toulouse, France (Photo ... HyperloopTT’s European Research and Development Center in Toulouse, France, the aerospace capital of Europe, is home to the world’s first and only full-scale test system....

Trump campaign files last-ditch NM election lawsuit

Rio Rancho Observer 14 Dec 2020
Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver, shown speaking during an October news conference on general election security issues, is the target of a lawsuit filed in federal court Monday by President Donald Trump’s campaign....

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies accelereert met 100 ingenieurs van de toonaangevende firma Altran

Cadillac News 04 Dec 2020
TOULOUSE, Frankrijk--(BUSINESS WIRE)--dec 4, 2020-- ... De overeenkomst omvat honderd ingenieurs van Altran om de ontwikkeling van gecommercialiseerde hyperloopsystemen voor passagiers te versnellen in de HyperloopTT-faciliteit in Toulouse, Frankrijk, de Aerospace Valley van Europa ... https.//

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies beschleunigt sein Tempo mithilfe von 100 Ingenieuren von der weltweit führenden Firma Altran

Kentucky New Era 04 Dec 2020
TOULOUSE, Frankreich--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dez 3, 2020-- ... Die Vereinbarung bestimmt unter anderem, dass hundert Altran-Ingenieure die Entwicklung von kommerziellen Hyperloop-Systemen für Passagiere in der HyperloopTT-Anlage in Toulouse, Frankreich – dem Aerospace Valley Europas – beschleunigen ... https.//