- Press Release
- Oct 4, 2022
Sidus Space Will Continue Producing Hardware That Will Support Parsons Tranche 1 Launch
Sidus Space, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIDU), a Space-as-a-Service company focused on mission critical hardware manufacturing combined with commercial satellite design, manufacture, launch, and data collection, is proud to announce that it will continue producing hardware to support Parsons Corporation’s (NYSE: PSN) Tranche 1 (T1) launch. As part of this arrangement, Sidus Space will fabricate flight cables for Parsons evolved secondary payload adapter (ESPA) ring on T1.
The ESPA ring successfully launched on Landsat 9, a NASA satellite constructed to monitor the Earth’s land surface, on Sept. 27, 2021. As a subcontractor, Sidus Space was responsible for cable manufacturing for the ESPA ring.
“We are excited to build on our partnership with Parsons and continue to derive business from our high-quality manufacturing capabilities as one of the key components in our end-to-end full stack solutions for the space industry,” said Sidus Space CEO and Founder, Carol Craig. “As we look ahead at new projects on the horizon, we are proud of our continued partnerships with key customers like Parsons.”
EELV Secondary Payload Adapter (ESPA) is an adapter used for launching secondary payloads on orbital launch vehicles. T1 Tracking Layer provides the initial missile warning/missile tracking warfighting capability of the National Defense Space Architecture (NDSA).
About Sidus Space
Sidus Space (NASDAQ: SIDU), located in Cape Canaveral, Florida, operates from a 35,000-square-foot manufacturing, assembly, integration, and testing facility focused on commercial satellite design, manufacture, launch, and data collection. The company’s rich heritage includes the design and manufacture of many flight and ground component parts and systems for various space-related customers and programs. Sidus Space has a broad range of Space-As-a-Service offerings including space-rated hardware manufacturing, design engineering, satellite manufacturing and platform development, launch and support services, data analytics services and satellite constellation management.
Sidus Space has a mission of Bringing Space Down to Earth™ and a vision of enabling space flight heritage status for new technologies while delivering data and predictive analytics to domestic and global customers. Any corporation, industry, or vertical can start their journey off-planet with Sidus Space’s rapidly scalable, low-cost satellite services, space-based solutions, and testing alternatives. More than just a “Satellite-as-a-Service” provider, Sidus Space is a trusted Mission Partner–from concept to Low Earth Orbit and beyond. Sidus is ISO 9001:2015, AS9100 Rev. D certified, and ITAR registered.
Parsons (NYSE: PSN) is a leading disruptive technology provider in the national security and critical infrastructure markets, with capabilities across cybersecurity, missile defense, space, C5ISR, transportation, environmental remediation, and water/wastewater treatment. Please visit Parsons.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Facebook to learn how we’re making an impact.
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