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Canadian Space Agency awards Brampton company two contracts


MDA, a Maxar company from Brampton, has been awarded two contracts from the Canadian Space Agency for work on the Gateway External Robotic Interfaces project. The Gateway External Robotic Interfaces will be the connection points between the external robotics on the Gateway and its modules, visiting spacecraft, payloads and replacement units. The Gateway project will enable future exploration missions, including human lunar landings.

MDA is an internationally recognized leader in space robotics, space sensors, satellite payloads, antennas and subsystems, surveillance and intelligence systems, defense and maritime systems, and geospatial radar imagery.

Link to full release: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190819005610/en/MDA-Selected-Build-Robotic-Interfaces-Canadarm3-NASA-led ​