Propulsion systems or devices for satellites

Propulsion systems or devices for satellites

A LONG TRADITION OF EXCELLENCE

Over the last 30 years, Thales Alenia Space has delivered a wide range of propulsion systems or devices for LEO, MEO and GEO satellites for:

  • Communications and military satellites
  • Observation and Science satellites

A WIDE RANGE OF HARDWARE SOLUTIONS

  • Propulsion systems and services: 
        - MPS/UPS propulsion systems design & analysis
          from advanced projects to in-orbit operation
        - Plasma propulsion system
        - Mono propellant propulsion system
        - Unified propulsion system
  • Propulsion control devices:
          - Life Science & Fluid Physics Equipment
          - Power processing unit for Hall effect thrusters
          - Electric Propulsion Thruster modules
          - Neutralizers/Cathodes for electric propulsion
          - Electric propulsion Diagnostic package EPDP
          - Proportional Valve & Pressure/Flow Regulation
            components

A LARGE HERITAGE FOR SATELLITE APPLICATIONS

These devices have been qualified on a large number of Space Agencies programs (ESA, NASA, ...), Government and Commercial programs : Design standardization and flexibility allow easy customization and qualification for most platforms.
     

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Space

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