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Company Overview of NanoRacks LLC

Company Overview

NanoRacks LLC develops and provides microgravity research facilities. Its facilities include NanoLab Platforms, an in-orbit turnkey system that provides payload opportunities using the CubeSat form factor; NanoRacks Plate Reader that provides various individual wells for research in the microgravity environment inside the ISS; NanoRacks Microscope that allows on-the-ground researchers to undertake in-situ microgravity analysis; and NanoRacks MixStix, a system that allows non-powered environment for fluid and biological research onboard the ISS – U.S. National Lab. The company was founded in 2009 and is based in Houston, Texas.

18100 Upper Bay Road

Suite 150

Houston, TX 77058

United States

Founded in 2009



Key Executives for NanoRacks LLC

Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer
Managing Director
Chief Engineer
Chief Technology Officer
Senior Vice President of Business Development
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

NanoRacks LLC Key Developments

Millennium Space Systems Signs Contract for Launch Services with NanoRacks LLC, to Launch ALTAIR-1 Pathfinder Satellite into Low Earth Orbit

Millennium Space Systems has inked a contract for launch services with NanoRacks LLC, to launch its ALTAIR-1 Pathfinder satellite into Low Earth Orbit (LEO) in 2016 summer via cargo resupply to the International Space Station (ISS). The ALTAIR platform will demonstrate and flight qualify key technologies developed in house by Millennium Space in Guidance, Navigation & Control (GN&C); Avionics & Flight Computing; Advanced Onboard Processing; Electrical Power & Distribution; and Software Defined Radio Communications. The ALTAIR platform provides "mind numbing performance in a small form factor", advancing DARPA's original investment into SeeMe, and fueled by internal company IRAD, focusing on the customer needs into next generation high performance space systems for LEO, GEO, and deep space missions that are responsive, resilient, high performance and affordable.

NanoRacks LLC Wins $1,518,000 Federal Modification Contract

Kennedy Space Center (National Aeronautics and Space Administration), Office of Procurement, has awarded a $1,518,000 federal modified contract on September 30, 2015 for 'INTEGRATION and LAUNCH of U-CLASS PAYLOADS' to NanoRacks LLC.

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