CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Sidus Space PR) – Sidus Space, Inc. (NASDAQ: SIDU), a Space-as-a-Service satellite company focused on the design, manufacture, launch and data collection of commercial satellites , is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Red Canyon Software, Inc. (Red Canyon) to support the LizzieSat™ constellation of 100 satellites.
Through this partnership, Red Canyon will support the design, development, assembly, integration, deployment and maintenance of the LizzieSat constellation, along with its software solutions.
LizzieSats (LS) are 3D-fabricated Low Earth Orbit (LEO) microsatellites focused on the rapid and cost-effective development and testing of innovative upcoming spacecraft technologies for multiple customers. LS is a 100 kg (220 lb) satellite with space to quickly integrate customer sensors and technologies.
Red Canyon, based in Denver, Colorado, is an engineering and software development company that provides advanced technology to help government agencies and customers explore space and other planets.
Barry Hamilton, Founder and CEO of Red Canyon, said, “The Red Canyon team couldn’t be more excited to work alongside Sidus Space to develop the LizzieSat spacecraft and LEO constellation. LizzieSat will help space entrepreneurs access space at low cost so they can scale their business model and get a higher and faster return on investment on their capital investment.
“Red Canyon brings significant experience in space software lifecycle development to the LizzieSat team and will be a key strategic partner for the LizzieSat constellation. The strength and experience that Red Canyon brings to our software engineering team will help us quickly deliver cost-effective LizzieSat capabilities to our growing customer base,” said Carol Craig, Founder and CEO of Sidus Space.
About Red Canyon Software
Red Canyon is developing advanced technology to help humanity explore space and other planets, as well as advanced renewable resources on Earth and the rejuvenation of low-income areas through the HUBZone program. Red Canyon is involved in important missions ranging from exploring the poles of Jupiter, the next Mars lander, returning the first sample from an asteroid, and building the next human spacecraft to go to the Moon and Mars. . Customers include government agencies such as NASA, NREL, NOAA, and DOD, in addition to clients such as Lockheed Martin Space, Raytheon, Sierra Space, ai solutions, Walt Disney Imagineering, SAIC, Ball Aerospace, SpaceX, Honeywell, KBRwyle, Maxar, Blue Origin and Moog.
About Sidus space
Sidus Space, located in Cape Canaveral, Florida, operates from a 35,000 square foot manufacturing, assembly, integration and test facility. Sidus Space is focused on the design, manufacture, launch and data collection of commercial satellites, with a mission to bring space back to Earth™ and a vision to enable spaceflight legacy status for new technologies while providing predictive data and analytics to national and global clients. Sidus Space makes it easy for any business, industry, or vertical to begin their off-planet journey with our rapidly scalable, low-cost satellite services, space solutions, and testing alternatives. More than just a “satellite as a service” provider, we are your trusted mission partner from concept to low earth orbit and beyond. Sidus is ISO 9001:2015, AS9100 Rev. D and ITAR registered.