Nanosat Launch Vehicle




The NLV is a two-stage vehicle that is being designed to provided dedicated launch services for CubeSat and nanosat-class payloads to low Earth orbit.  GSC is developing this capability to serve the academic, scientific and emerging commercial nanosat user communities.  Key elements of this system, including the engines and candidate avionics, are already at Technology Readiness Level (TRL) 6 as a result of ongoing flight test projects




Last updated: 13 April 2015