Tyvak has announced it has been selected by NASA to participate in the Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS) program, the company said.
Tyvak´s offering provides NASA with a lander option to host payloads and perform science investigations on the lunar surface, paving the way to return to the Moon.
With a long-standing history of fulfilling government mission needs, Tyvak will leverage flight-proven technologies and expertise from its small satellite portfolio for its lunar lander development. Tyvak intends to provide end-to-end commercial payload delivery solutions spanning payload integration, launch services, and operations to land on the Moon´s surface.
Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems, Inc. delivers optimized, end-to-end small satellite solutions. Tyvak provides worldwide coverage for on-orbit operations around the clock. Under the Terran Orbital brand, more than 213 small satellites have launched worldwide, with more than 74 missions enabled.