Saber Astronautics - DragEN Deal

Article Date: 28/02/2013


Congratulations to Saber Astronautics on concluding a deal to provide a satellite instrument for the Manipal Institute of Technology’s Parikshit research satellite in India. The instrument, the DragEN tether deployer, is designed to gently pull a spacecraft back to earth at mission end.

 
Further information on both the DragEN tether deployer and Saber Astronautics can be found by visiting the company's website (www.saberastro.com) and viewing the news item, 29 January 2013: Saber Astronautics Wins a Grant to Foster AUS-Indian Collaboration in Space, and associated press release.