We are developing a reusable manufacturing satellite that uses the benefits of space to make new materials that are not possible on Earth.
- In-Space Manufacturing
- Microgravity Flight Service (LEO)
Microgravity Flight Service (Reusable Satellite)
- 3) Development
- First launch
We make super materials in space that cannot be made on Earth. Our vision is to harness the benefits of outer space to improve life on our planet, by producing new materials that can be used on Earth.
"We’re still aiming for a first launch at the end of 2022 but that really depends on what rockets are available," said Andrew. "But we will be in orbit within 18 months certainly. "Some parts have arrived already and we’re setting up the clean room, which is almost ready for us to start assembling things – we can produce three ForgeStar Ones at a time in there. "By 2025 we want to be doing 12 missions to a year and by the end of the decade they'll probably be weekly. With that said we've probably already met our capacity here so we're in discussions with the Welsh Government about finding a new space for us."
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