The agreement expands the digital engineering and simulation capabilities of Antaris TrueTwin™ technology to support the US government’s space manufacturing program.
Los Altos, California, March 13, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Antaris today announced that it has been selected by SpaceWERX for a Direct to Phase II (D2P2) Orbital Prime contract. $1.7 million It is focused on supporting the In-Space Service, Assembly, and Manufacturing (ISAM) technology needs of the US Department of Defense. The funding will be used to explore the feasibility of expanding Antaris TrueTwin technology to support these types of missions and fill the Air Force’s (DAF) capabilities gap.
Air Force Research Laboratory and SpaceWERX have partnered to streamline the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) processes and accelerate the small business experience through faster proposals to award timelines, Change the pool of potential applicants by expanding. Provide opportunities for small businesses and eliminate bureaucratic overhead by continuously implementing process improvement changes in contract execution. DAF launched “The Open Topic” SBIR/STTR program in 2018, expanding the scope of DAF-funded innovations. Today, Antalis begins its journey to create and deliver innovative capabilities that enhance national defense. united states of america.
Antaris exists to facilitate the universe for the benefit of mankind. We are the leaders and creators of the world’s first software platform proven to simplify and accelerate the design, development and operation of satellites. With investors such as Lockheed Martin Ventures, Acequia, HCVC and E2MC, Antaris is revolutionizing Software for Space™. For more information, please visit www.antaris.space.
The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) is the Air Force’s primary scientific research and development center. AFRL plays an integral role in leading the discovery, development, and integration of affordable combat technologies for air, space, and cyberspace militaries. With more than 11,000 employees in nine technology areas and 40 operations worldwide, AFRL has a diverse portfolio of science and technology, from basic to advanced research and technology development. offers. For more information, please visit www.afresearchlab.com.
SpaceWERX is the Space component of AFWERX (Air Force Research Laboratory – AFRL’s Program Office), bringing together innovators from government, industry and academia. Harness the ingenuity of our in-house talent by expanding technology, people and transitional partnerships to deliver rapid and affordable commercial and military capabilities through innovation and collaboration with the country’s top subject matter experts . Additional information is available at https://www.spacewerx.us/.
About Space Ventures
Space Ventures works with industry to identify, mature and accelerate capabilities. In addition, this investment arm paves the way for innovators and private capital investors to advance Space Force technology. In this role, the United States Space Force (USSF) will be an early stage investor by providing non-dilutive capital to accelerate commercialization and partnerships that serve military needs. For more information, please visit https://www.spacewerx.us/space-ventures.
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