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.SPACE

.SPACE is the new age web address for the Space Industry. Instead of the generic .com, .net, .org, the space community of organizations, research centers and enthusiasts can now choose the definitive domain extension: .SPACE.


Ascent Aerospace

After creating assembly lines, cells and factories for the biggest names in aircraft manufacturing, Ascent Aerospace is designing factories and assembly lines for space applications. In fact, they have designed, built and integrated of some of the largest assembly fixtures used in modern space programs. Ascent has been serving the space market with high quality tools for almost 30 years. They have developed an industry-renowned proficiency in mold tools for payload fairings and satellite reflectors. The company has built rocket launch test stands capable of simulating – and withstanding – take off conditions. Visit their stand to learn more about turnkey assembly solutions and mold tools for composite structures. 


BAE Systems

BAE Systems is a premier provider of advanced high-reliability space electronics. Their products have enabled a wide variety of civil, commercial, and national security space missions for over 25 years. They are leading the way with the development of advanced processing solutions that enable our customers to deliver mission capabilities that were previously not achievable. BAE Systems customers continue to face new and unique challenges and threats.  With the new solutions we are developing, they will provide the higher processing capability necessary for these critical communication, navigation, surveillance and tracking, planetary exploration, weather and classified missions.


MDA US Systems, LLC

MDA US Systems is a leading provider of mechanical systems engineering, robotics and mechanisms, and mechanical analyses for high-reliability systems operating in extreme environments. Based in Pasadena CA with offices in Boulder CO and Houston TX, they work closely with their affiliates in Palo Alto CA, Brampton ON, and elsewhere as an integral part of the $2B SSL MDA enterprise.


Orbital ATK

As a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, Orbital ATK designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, Orbital ATK employs more than 12,000 people in 20 states across the U.S. and several international locations.


Orbital Systems, Ltd

Orbital Systems, Ltd., a leading manufacturer of ground station antenna systems including cost effective solutions for TT&C antennas used to control and monitor satellites. Antenna positioners and integrated RF subsystems with single or multi-band feeds in X, S, L- bands, upconverters, downconverters and HPAs. Antennas available in sizes 5.0m-1.5m.


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