MDA Selects DDC-I’s Deos RTOS to Develop Communications System for SNC’s Dream Chaser

Dream Chaser lands (Credit: NASA)

PHOENIX, June 10, 2020 (DDC-I PR) — DDC-I, a leading supplier of software and professional services for mission- and safety-critical applications, today announced that its Deos safety-critical real-time operating system has been selected by Macdonald Dettwiler and Associates (MDA) for use in a communications subsystem destined for Sierra Nevada Corporation’s (SNC) Dream Chaser® Cargo System.


Astrium Wins Contract to Demonstrate Satellite Servicing

DEOS satellite servicing spacecraft. (Credit: Astrium)

Berlin, 13 September 2012 (Astrium PR)– Astrium, Europe’s leading space company, is preparing a new technology mission for the maintenance and disposal of satellites. Today, at the ILA Berlin Air Show, the DLR Space Administration announced that Astrium Friedrichshafen will be the prime contractor for the definition phase of the DEOS (German orbital servicing mission) project. The order is worth a total of around €13 million. The definition phase is the last, decisive step before construction begins on the space vehicles themselves.