Orbital ATK is bringing the efficiency and discipline of fixed-price commercial contracting to the human spaceflight market by providing cargo delivery services to the International Space Station (ISS) for NASA under the Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) program. The company is currently under contract to deliver up to 28,700 kg of cargo to the ISS.
Orbital ATK is also an innovator in the development of new launchers and space systems. From Pegasus®, the world's first air-launched vehicle designed to boost small satellites into orbit, to our in-orbit satellite life-extension services, Orbital ATK has been involved in some of the most innovative space programs in the aerospace industry.
Commercial Resupply Services
Orbital ATK and NASA jointly developed a new space transportation system to provide commercial cargo resupply services to the International Space Station (ISS). Orbital ATK commenced regular ISS cargo missions under the Commercial Resupply Service (CRS) program in 2014. Under the CRS contract, Orbital ATK is delivering approximately 30,000 kg.of pressurized cargo over 11 missions to the ISS, providing a U.S.-produced and-operated cargo delivery service for the ISS, to complement Russian, European and Japanese ISS cargo vehicles.
Space Logistics Services
Orbital ATK provides cooperative in-orbit satellite life extension and maneuvering services to geosynchronous satellite operators using its Mission Extension Vehicle (MEV). The MEV docks with customers’ existing satellites providing the propulsion and attitude control needed to extend their lives.
Orbital ATK offers a complete line of spacecraft busses tailored to accommodate a variety of payloads and missions ranging from several months to decades of reliable service. Ideally suited for commercial national security space, Earth and space science and technology demonstration missions, Orbital ATK has proven and reliable spacecraft busses for your LEO, MEO, GEO or interplanetary mission.