BLUE CANYON TECHNOLOGIES DELIVERS HIGH PERFORMANCE ADCS FOR 1HOPSAT

Friday, 15 March 2019
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Blue Canyon Technologies (BCT) has delivered a customized Attitude Determination and Control System (ADCS) solution for integration with the 1HOPSat Technology Demonstrator. Since 2015, Hera Systems has relied on Blue Canyon’s inertial platforms to provide the slewing rates, settle time and pointing/positioning performance demanded by 1HOPSat to optimize its operating efficiencies and to support sub-pixel level stability during imaging. BCT’s XACT product line incorporates star tracker, GPS, IMU, magnetometer, sun sensors, four reaction wheels and continuous momentum management via torque rods, to provide best-in-class support to match 1HOPSat's exacting requirements.

15 Mar 2019

Blue Canyon Technologies (BCT) has delivered a customized Attitude Determination and Control System (ADCS) solution for integration with the 1HOPSat Technology Demonstrator. Since 2015, Hera Systems has relied on Blue Canyon’s inertial platforms to provide the slewing rates, settle time and pointing/positioning performance demanded by 1HOPSat to optimize its operating efficiencies and to support sub-pixel level stability during imaging. BCT’s XACT product line incorporates star tracker, GPS, IMU, magnetometer, sun sensors, four reaction wheels and continuous momentum management via torque rods, to provide best-in-class support to match 1HOPSat's exacting requirements.