Spain’s PLD Space, Miura 5 microlauncher (formerly Arion 2) aims to provide dedicated launches for an emerging small satellites market in 2021. (Credit: PLD Space)
Both companies have agreed to work together to explore the possible terms and conditions that can validate PLD Space as a launch services provider.PLD Space is a Spanish company that develops launch technologies to provide commercial orbital and suborbital access services dedicated to small payloads and small satellites.HISPASAT will help to define the technical conditions that satellites must meet to be integrated and launched on board MIURA 5.
ELCHE, Spain, March 3, 1920 (PLD Space PR) — The Spanish companies HISPASAT, satellite telecommunications operator, and PLD Space have signed an agreement today in Madrid with the intention of working together on defining the technical features and analysing compatibility to launch services on board MIURA 5.
Signing this agreement means the companies are committed to working together to validate PLD Space as a launch services provider. PLD Space and HISPASAT will thus draft a formal framework that specifies the services and deliverables to validate MIURA 5 launches.
HISPASAT has extensive work experience with large launchers on defining the technical conditions that satellites must ...