Mission & Systems Engineering

For the mission and systems engineering focus area, SDL's experience and expertise is applied to support our customers with economic or technical feasibility studies, mission architecture development, mission development case studies, trade space evaluation, mission planning, systems engineering, and other similar support. SDL has develop additional in-depth mission domain experience for rendezvous and proximity operations, space situational awareness, space environment sciences, and technology demonstration, and modular spacecraft.

SDL has expertise in the following areas:

  • Mission conceptual design
  • Spacecraft conceptual design
  • Spacecraft systems engineering
  • Technical and economic feasibility studies

Technical and economic feasibility studies

SDL has the experience and technology to provide in-depth studies that can greatly improve a mission’s success. SDL has performed small satellite feasibility studies since 1997 for such customers as the Air Force Research Laboratory and the Space and Missile Center.