SITAEL at SPC 2020+1 – Virtual Conference

SITAEL S.p.A. will take part at Space Propulsion Conference 2020+1 which will be held online from March 17 to 19, 2021 – live CET Time Zone.

During this 3-day online event, speakers and participants will share the latest innovations in Space Propulsion and Space Transportation industry.

SITAEL will be involved with:

  • Tommaso MISURI, SITAEL Head of Propulsion Department, the Day 1 – March 17th – at 11.10 CET – Plenary Round Table #2 – “PRIMES AND OPERATORS VS SUPPLIERS FOR SPACE TRANSPORTATION and SPACECRAFT
  • Tommaso ANDREUSSI, SITAEL Electric Propulsion Technology Development Manager, the Day 2 March 18th – at 17.20 CET – Room 4 – with the paper Development activities on the Engineering Qualification Model of SITAEL’s 5kW-class Hall thruster unit – In the framework of the Ital-GovSatCom project of the ‘Italian Space Economy’ programme (by the Italian Space Agency ASI, the Ministry of the Economic Development MISE and Regional Authorities) SITAEL’s propulsion system based on 5kW-class Hall Thruster was selected for the orbit raising and station keeping of this innovative GEO platform. This paper presents an overview of the system level aspects of the xenon propulsion system developed for the Ital-GovSatCom platform, with a particular focus on the on-going development and qualification of the thruster unit.

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Event Name SPC 2020+1 – 7th  Space Propulsion Conference – Virtual Edition
Cyberspace – Register here
From 17th March, 2021 – CET Time Zone
To 19th March, 2021 – CET Time Zone