We are pleased to announce our continued partnership wtih ECAPS, an SSC Group Company, for 12 additional high performance green propulsion (HPGP) systems for our planned constellation of 24 high-resolution imaging and video-capable satellites.
The 12 HPGP system modules included in this new contract are to be delivered during 2015 and 2016. We previously awarded ECAPS a contract for a modular HPGP system for our SkySat-3 satellite, which will be the first of our satellites to be equipped with an orbit maneuvering capability.
“The propulsion modules will enable us to support a wide range of mission orbits to meet our customers’ demands for high-temporal, high-resolution imagery and video,” said Mike Trela, our VP of Satellite Systems, who noted that the agreement also “extends Skybox’s company culture of environmental responsibility.”
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