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In EPMs, MagTags, Satellite Servicing Posted

Altius Awarded SBIR Phase II for MagTag Satellite Servicing Interfaces

Altius Space Machines is pleased to announce that NASA has awarded a Phase II contract to develop and space-qualify the “MagTag” satellite servicing interface. This selection follows a successful Phase I effort in cooperation with NASA Langley to produce a prototype modular interface that is capable of transport, emplacement, and exchange of various sub-modules ranging […]
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In MagTags, Satellite Servicing Posted

MagTag™ Satellite Servicing Interface Workshop at Smallsat Conference

Altius is developing a MagTag™ modular plug-and-play interface for low-cost satellite servicing. MagTags are a magnetically-latched electrical connector that allows you to install modules before or after launch that repair, enhance, or otherwise change the functionality of your satellite. Think of MagTags as a USB port for your spacecraft. Is your spacecraft battery performance degrading? […]
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In Deorbit Services, Orbital Debris, Satellite Servicing Posted

SCAF 2017 Presentation: Open Source Analysis of Iridium Failures and the Implications for Big LEO Constellations

It has been a while since we last posted updates on the company blog, and we wanted to start giving more regular updates on our progress. Part of why we’ve been so quiet lately is that we’ve been actively developing technologies and a business plan for a “BullDog™” Low-Earth Orbit Satellite Servicing offering. We’ll provide […]
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