MOONPORT envisions cost-effective transportation to the Moon and back. Building on top of a flourishing satellite COTS market, MOONPORT through multiple vehicles aims to be able to bring customers in dedicated orbits around the Earth and in lunar orbits with return capability.
Company - MOONPORT
Product/Service - Moon On-Orbit Nexus Providing Orbital Rendezvous and Transportation (MOONPORT)
- In-Space Transportation
- Space Tug
Transport Service (LEO-Moon)
- First launch
- Not announced
The solution, named Moon On-Orbit Nexus Providing Orbital Rendezvous and Transportation (MOONPORT), has been developed from an engineering, financial, and legal standpoint, and is supported by both mature technologies and modern market analysis.
This transportation system will assist in cislunar activities by providing a low-cost alternative to a heavy launch vehicle or other tug solutions. Additionally, MOONPORT aims to provide a solid foundation for NewSpace startups aiming to fill the niche of cislunar transportation.