In Announcements, CubeSats/NanoSats, ISS MAC CubeSat Demo, Magnetoshell Aerocapture, MIDAS Posted

Recent Altius Contract Wins: What Do They Mean? (Part 1 of 2)

It has been a while since our last blog post, and those of you have been following the news over the last month may have noticed that Altius has recently been awarded or selected for negotiation on a few significant NASA technology development contracts. These four contracts are: ISS Launched Cubesat Demonstration of Variable-Drag Magnetoshell […]
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In Administrivia, Export Control Posted

Altius Comments to the EAR NPRM

Here are some comments that I prepared on behalf of Altius for the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) Notice of Proposed Rule Making (NPRM) I’ve been discussing on Selenian Boondocks (here, here, and here). This NPRM proposes how the Department of Commerce would handle spacecraft, spacecraft components, and spacecraft technologies that the State Department proposes to […]
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In Administrivia Posted

Still Alive and Kicking

Someone pointed out today that I hadn’t done a blog post here since last September. I hadn’t realized it had been that long, and would like people to know that Altius is alive and kicking, and plugging away on our two DARPA contracts, also working on new technology development, proposal writing for various government and […]
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In DARPA Phoenix, Press Release Posted

Altius Space Machines Wins Contract to Develop Touch-to-Grasp Gripper with JPL

[Note: This press release was distributed a year ago, but inadvertently was not published to the blog. We’re adding this to the blog for sake of future reference] Altius Space Machines Wins Contract to Develop Touch-to-Grasp Gripper with JPL Louisville, CO September 19, 2012 Altius Space Machines is pleased to announce that it has been […]
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