AURORA FLIGHT SCIENCES CORPORATION

Company Information

Company Name
AURORA FLIGHT SCIENCES CORPORATION
Address
9950 WAKEMAN DR
MANASSAS, VA, 20110-2702
Phone
1 617-500-0536
URL
http://www.aurora.aero
DUNS
604717165
Number of Employees
468
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N

Award Totals

PROGRAM/PHASE
AWARD AMOUNT ($)
NUMBER OF AWARDS
SBIR Phase I
$8,552,383.10
92
SBIR Phase II
$27,036,012.90
39
STTR Phase I
$1,687,997.00
17
STTR Phase II
$8,561,200.00
12
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Award List

  1. Micro-sized Microwave Atmospheric Satellite Cluster (MicroMAS)

    Amount: $98,851.00

    Small satellites working in coordinated manner as part of a distributed constellation hold the promise to revolutionize DoD space operations. However, small satellites also have significant inherent ...

    STTR Phase I 2010 Defense Advanced Research Projects AgencyDepartment of Defense
  2. Integration of PALACE and Touchdown Planning Methods for Landing CUAS at Unprepared Sites

    Amount: $69,915.00

    Aurora Flight Sciences and MIT have been developing tools and techniques that, together with existing 3D environment decision-making and navigation tools developed by AMRDEC in the PALACE program, are ...

    STTR Phase I 2010 NavyDepartment of Defense
  3. Adaptive Turbine Engine Control for Stall Threat Identification and Avoidance

    Amount: $69,917.00

    Aurora Flight Sciences and MIT propose to develop a model-based adaptive health estimation and real-time proactive control to identify gas turbine engine stability risks and avoid them through control ...

    STTR Phase I 2010 NavyDepartment of Defense
  4. Titan Montgolfiere Buoyancy Modulation System

    Amount: $99,956.00

    Titan is ideally suited for balloon exploration due to its low gravity and dense atmosphere. Current NASA mission architectures baseline Montgolfiere balloon systems, which use waste heat from a radi ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  5. Suit Simulator (S3) for Partial Gravity EVA Experimentation and Training

    Amount: $99,875.00

    Aurora Flight Sciences, along with MIT consultants Professor Dava Newman and Professor Jeffrey Hoffman, propose to develop an EVA space suit simulator for use in partial gravity training and experimen ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  6. Extensible Data Set Architecture for Systems Analysis

    Amount: $99,953.00

    The process of aircraft design requires the integration of data from individual analysis of aerodynamic, structural, thermal, and behavioral properties of a flight vehicle. At present, there is no sim ...

    STTR Phase I 2010 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  7. Multi-Robot Planetary Exploration Architectures

    Amount: $599,889.00

    Space policy direction is shifting, particularly with respect to human goals. Given the uncertainty of future missions to the moon, Mars, and other bodies, a tool that allows for informed analysis of ...

    STTR Phase II 2010 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  8. SPHERES MOSR Rendezvous and Docking with the OS (RDOS)

    Amount: $99,857.00

    NASA's Mars Sample Return (MSR) mission involves many challenging operations. One of the highest-risk operations is the guidance of the Orbiting Sample (OS) into the capture mechanism on the MSR Orbi ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  9. Aspirated Compressors for High Altitude Engines

    Amount: $99,928.00

    Aurora Flight Sciences proposes to incorporate aspirated compressor technology into a high altitude, long endurance (HALE) concept engine. Aspiration has been proven to increase the stage loading of ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  10. Distributed Adaptive Control of Engine Systems

    Amount: $749,914.00

    Aurora and Georgia Tech's Phase I efforts demonstrated the feasibility of a partially distributed control scheme with separate controllers on the engine core and fan, where the controllers are linked ...

    STTR Phase II 2010 Air ForceDepartment of Defense

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