Orbit Fab unveils $30K port to refuel satellites


This post is by Aria Alamalhodaei from TechCrunch


Orbit Fab wants to build “gas stations” for satellites – which means it needs the gas cap, a mechanism for transferring propellant from an orbital tanker to the customer spacecraft. That docking mechanism, called RAFTI, is now flight qualified and on the market. The price tag for each port? Just $30,000. The Colorado-based startup (and […] © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only.