Launch Services

Orbital Expressways provides a variety of launch services, including:

Mission planning
o Launch and landing site determination
o Trajectory simulation work, including detailed dispersion analysis
o Hazards analysis

U.S. government approvals
o FAA licensing
o BLM approvals
o Environmental impact assessment

Launch operations
o Portable launcher with five-person Launch Control Center
o Fixed 20,000-pound launcher with 40-foot rail (under development)
o Wind-weighting services
o Hardware post-launch retrieval
o Insurance acquisition
o Certified launch crew
o Radar tracking
o Telemetry receiving

Launch vehicle processing facilities
o Power, heat, water, phones, Internet access
o Roll-away vehicle processing facility

Consultation services
o Launch vehicle design
o Stability and accuracy considerations
o Vehicle-to-launcher rail integration



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