Astranis selects Bradford’s high performance ECAPS thrusters for its spacecraft propulsion

June 14, 2018 Astranis, the San Francisco-based company building the next generation of telecommunications satellites, announced today the selection of Bradford’s high performance green ECAPS propulsion for the Astranis MicroGEO spacecraft.

CONTINUE READING
Image

Six ECAPS Space Systems Commissioned Into Service

November 21, 2017 Following the launch of six Planet SkySats on a Minotaur-C rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base on October 31st, 2017, Bradford ECAPS announces the successful commissioning of all six propulsion systems from ECAPS, including firings of the 1 Newton maneuvering thrusters.

CONTINUE READING
Image

VIDEO: Interview with Mathias Persson

October 27, 2017 Continue on to watch an interview with ECAPS’s Mathias Persson regarding the upcoming SkySat launch.

CONTINUE READING
Image

Upcoming Launch Represents a Major Milestone

October 11 2017 An upcoming launch of an Orbital ATK Minotaur-C rocket will be carrying six Planet SkySat earth observation satellites, each equipped with...

CONTINUE READING
Image

Bradford ECAPS Performs “Green” Propellant Loading

September 26, 2017 Bradford ECAPS has now performed the first US “green” propellant satellite fuelling campaign within the Orbital ATK facilities at Vandenberg...

CONTINUE READING
Image

Bradford Acquires ECAPS

July 7, 2017 Bradford has acquired 100% of the shares of ECAPS AB from SSC (Swedish Space Corporation), resulting in a major expansion into non-toxic spacecraft...

CONTINUE READING
Image

We are ready to handle your non-toxic high-performance propulsion needs.