Archangel Systems, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded a Phase I Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) contract to study a Radiation Hardened Location & Attitude Module (R-LAM). R-LAM promises a new generation of both integrated navigation modules and stand-alone navigation subsystems including nav-grade IMU's, atomic-precision clocks and GPS units compliant with the Space Plug and Play Architecture (SPA) initiative.
This SBIR project will leverage Archangel's NG-MARS (a spinning mass IMU with navigation-grade performance), Symmetricom's Chip-Scale Atomic Clock, and NASA-Goddards' Rad-hard GPS (Navigator for the Magnetospheric Multiscale program).
Archangel Systems, Inc. is a private, closely held Alabama Corporation, headquartered in Auburn, Alabama . Formed in 1992, the company specializes in Inertial Sensing Systems & Solutions for Aerospace, Automotive, and Military Applications and Power Electronics for Military and Space applications. Areas of expertise include power conversion and management, sensor development, hardware & software development, as well as FAA certification of both hardware & software to the highest levels of criticality. For additional information, please visit www.archangel.com.
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