GapSat Selects Terran Orbital for GEO Mission

PARIS, Sept. 12, 2018 (GapSat PR) — GapSat, a leader in providing interim satellite solutions, has commissioned a geosynchronous satellite from Terran Orbital Corporation, a leading aerospace provider of small satellites and services.

GapSat-1 is a multi-band system offering wide band solutions in C-band, Ku-band, Ka-band and Q/V bands.  The spacecraft will be injected directly into the geosynchronous arc.  The system is equipped with an electric propulsion system that optimizes usable payload mass.  The spacecraft is scheduled for launch in the third quarter 2020.

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