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Company name Apollo Fusion (Astra)
Propulsion (Thruster)
Headquarters US
Established 2017
Funding Yes, ?

Apollo's mission is to help "enable the second space race" with a new satellite propulsion system that delivers 3 times more total impulse per kg (or per volume) than existing propulsion systems on the market.


The company currently offers two versions of ACE: one that uses 400 watts of power and the other 1,400 watts. The higher-power thruster incorporates electromagnetic shielding to reduce erosion on thruster components from the plasma.
Will provide its Apollo Constellation Engine (ACE) electric propulsion system for a low Earth orbit constellation of at least 10 satellites York is building for launch in 2022.
Bought by Astra in 2021.

Status Inactive in nanosatellites

Last modified: 2023-06-06

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