Terran Orbital CEO Marc Bell joined Steve Darling from Proactive to share news the company has announced the launch if its Responsive Space initiative, offering customers the ability to obtain satellite buses within 30 days and complete satellite systems with integrated payloads within 60 days.
This program features seven new satellite buses and aims to standardize common components for quicker delivery and lower costs.
Terran Orbital is focused on streamlining the satellite manufacturing process by designing and producing a significant portion of the components that go into a satellite bus. The company's goal is to provide flexible, high-quality, and reliable small satellites to a wide range of customers, including military, civil, and commercial clients, in a more cost-effective and timely manner.
To support this initiative, Terran Orbital is constructing a new facility in Irvine, California, scheduled to become operational in the summer of 2024. This expansion will enhance the company's capabilities and capacity for satellite production.
By offering rapid access to satellite technology, Terran Orbital aims to accelerate space-based innovation and support a wide range of applications, including Earth observation, communication, and scientific research. This initiative positions the company as a key player in the growing small satellite market.
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