SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Momentus Inc. (NASDAQ: MNTS) (“Momentus” or the “Company”), a U.S. commercial space company that plans to offer transportation and other in-space infrastructure services, today announced its participation at the SATELLITE 2022 Conference & Exhibition on March 21-24 in Washington, D.C.
Momentus leaders will speak on panels featuring timely topics of the aerospace industry:
- John Rood, Momentus Chief Executive Officer, will participate in the How Satellite Leaders are Preparing for the Challenges Ahead panel. This closing discussion of the conference will ask satellite company CEOs how they plan to tackle the industry’s most significant challenges, including space access and sustainability.
- Aaron Mitchell, Momentus Chief of Product, will speak on the Dramatically Reducing Spacecraft Development Costs panel. This panel, hosted by Redwire, will discuss cost-effective and robust solutions for demanding commercial, civil, national security, and intelligence missions. Mitchell will pull from his experience as a former NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory engineer who has technical leadership on a variety of spaceflight programs.
- Negar Feher, Momentus Vice President of Business Development, will join the Honing the Power of Your People panel. The conversation will encourage sharing ideas about how managers can get the most out of their team by creating more visible support and recognition for employees. Feher considers people and culture her professional passions and brings more than 18 years of insight from various business and technical leadership roles.
You can find the schedule of these panels and others at: https://www.satshow.com/program/. Conference attendees can also stop by the attendee lounge, sponsored by Momentus, to learn more about the Company.
“We look forward to being part of healthy cross-industry discussions shaping the satellite market,” said John Rood, Momentus Chief Executive Officer. “Increasingly capable small satellites and declining launch costs are lowering the barrier to space. We are excited to engage in the SATELLITE 2022 conference to highlight how transportation and in-space infrastructure services will be essential to a growing space economy.”
Momentus is a U.S. commercial space company that plans to offer in-space infrastructure services, including in-space transportation, hosted payloads and in-orbit services. Momentus believes it can make new ways of operating in space possible with its planned in-space transfer and service vehicles that will be powered by an innovative water plasma-based propulsion system that is under development. The Company anticipates flying its first Vigoride vehicle to Low Earth Orbit on a third-party launch provider as early as June 2022, subject to receipt of appropriate government licenses and approvals, for which there is no assurance such licenses and approvals will be received, if at all.
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