ThinkOrbital (Think Orbital)

Designing and manufacturing high volume, cost-efficient habitable space structures for Low-Earth-Orbit and beyond.

Created: 2021-07-16

Updated: 2022-09-24

Founded
Country
2021
USA
Funding
$0.4M
Website
Think Orbital
Social
ThinkOrbital (Think Orbital)

Service

Classification
Space Stations & Habitats
Category
Commercial Space Station
Space Construction Company
Microgravity Flight Service (LEO)
On-Orbit Servicing
Space Tug
Fields
Large Space Structures
Status
3) Development
First launch
?

Accelerating commercialisation of cis-lunar Space. Our mission is to develop the technologies for assembly of large pressure vessels in space and apply these technologies to build large and scalable space stations.
Proposals from three relatively unknown companies — Maverick Space Systems, Orbital Assembly Company and ThinkOrbital — received “red” scores for both technical and business, while a fourth, Space Villages, received a red technical score and a yellow business score.
Our vision for the NewSpace ecosystem involves a network of our Orb2 serving as a versatile space platform for OSAM technologies over many orbits. We're actively engaging partners in areas of refueling, manufacturing in space, recycling and other operators that may benefit from our large storing and processing facilities in space.
Roadmap: Human Orb2 operational around 2028-2031.

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