The evolution of testing and qualification for deployables in the NewSpace industry - with DcubeD

The Space Industry

Oct 21 2021 • 18 mins

In this episode we speak with Thomas Sinn, CEO and founder of Deployables CubeD (DcubeD).

DcubeD is a Germany-based manufacturer of actuators and deployable structures for nanosats and smallsats, and the wider commercial space industry.

In this conversation, we discuss testing and qualification for deployables and other technologies. We cover:

  • How testing and qualification of deployables is currently performed.
  • Examples of different mission scenarios in which deployables are a key requirement.
  • The use of agency standards such as ECSS, GEVS, etc.
  • Ensuring successful final Assembly, Integration and Testing (AIT) of deployable sub-systems.

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