Momentus Inc. (NASDAQ: MNTS) (“Momentus” or the “Company”), a U.S. commercial space company that offers orbital transportation and in-space infrastructure services, has signed a contract with Lunasonde to deliver the Picacho CubeSat to orbit.
The 14 startups selected for Amazon Web Services’ third annual AWS Space Accelerator program include a company that’s building 3D-printed space capsules, a company that’s developing a fleet of space robots — and even a company that’s headquartered in Amazon’s neck of the woods.
From researching Parkinson’s disease to building an “MRI scanner for planet Earth,” Jeremiah Pate is focused on solving big problems.
Jeremiah Pate refused to wait until after graduation to found a company, and now he is designing satellites that can explore asteroids and proteins that can battle Parkinson’s disease.
Lunasonde and Exolaunch now have launch agreements to fly a portion of the Gossamer satellite constellation to SSO aboard SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Transporter missions in 2022.
The Falcon 9 rocket – part of multibillionaire Musk‘s space programme – blasted off from Cape Canaveral carrying more than 100 small satellites.
One of these is the Gossamer Piccolomini, created and developed by US aerospace firm Lunasonde and it turned to SaxaVord UK Spaceport on Unst for some expert support.
The college freshman is the founder of Lunasonde, a satellite mining company, and has extensively researched both space and Parkinson’s disease.
Orbital ReefDecember 8, 2022
Reef Starter, an innovation engine powered by Orbital Reef, today announced the winners of its first annual Reef Starter Innovation Challenge. The early-stage companies selected demonstrated innovative in-space solutions leveraging Orbital Reef, a mixed-use space station to be built in low Earth orbit (LEO).
Jonathan Shieber, Danny CrichtonTechCrunchFebruary 17, 2021