AURORA FLIGHT SCIENCES CORPORATION

Basic Information

9950 WAKEMAN DR
MANASSAS, VA, 20110-2702

http://www.aurora.aero

Company Profile

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Additional Details

Field Value
DUNS: 604717165
Hubzone Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Woman Owned: N
Number of Employees: 468


  1. Tool for RObust Planning under uncERtainty (TROoPER)

    Amount: $99,905.00

    Military missions require that the teams of autonomous UAVs to maintain a high degree of coordination to efficiently execute desired missions in environments where mission objectives may be changing i ...

    SBIR Phase I 2015 Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects AgencyDepartment of Defense
  2. Safety ALgorithm Test System (SALTS)

    Amount: $79,940.00

    Unmanned Autonomous Systems are required to operate in cluttered, unknown, and unstructured environments. Guaranteeing the safety of these systems is critical for their successful deployment. Autonomo ...

    SBIR Phase I 2015 Department of DefenseNavyDepartment of Defense
  3. High efficiency ground station antenna for multi-band telemetry applications

    Amount: $149,747.00

    ABSTRACT:The existing antenna used for telemetry application has 50% antenna efficiency and large aperture size. Aurora is going to propose to design a new antenna with a smaller form factor and keep ...

    SBIR Phase I 2015 Department of DefenseAir ForceDepartment of Defense
  4. Highly-Integrated Structures for an Air-launched Sensor Platform

    Amount: $149,976.00

    ABSTRACT:During the Phase I Program, Aurora will perform a conceptual-level design of an air-launched sensor platform featuring integrated antennas, with the goal of maximizing range and endurance tha ...

    SBIR Phase I 2015 Department of DefenseAir ForceDepartment of Defense
  5. Surveying Earth's Gravity with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

    Amount: $399,903.90

    During the Phase I program, Aurora conducted a comprehensive survey of potential platforms that included government owned and furnished UAVs and manned aircraft as well as Aurora’s Centaur Optionall ...

    SBIR Phase II 2014 National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationDepartment of Commerce
  6. Aerodynamic Optimization for Distributed Electro Mechanical Actuators

    Amount: $124,974.00

    Traditional hydraulic actuation and control surface layout both limit span wise control of lift distribution, and require large volume within wing cross-section, ultimately reducing efficiency. Mounti ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  7. Miniaturization of Airborne Integrated Cavity Output Spectroscopy Instrument

    Amount: $124,992.00

    New measurement technologies are required to support science campaigns to better quantify rapid changes in the Earth atmosphere system. A key factor in this heightened focus on risk and uncertainty is ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  8. The StratoCruiser Propulsive Long Endurance Balloon Gondola

    Amount: $124,953.00

    New measurement technologies are required to support science campaigns to better quantify rapid loss of permanent floating ice volume in the Arctic Ocean, accelerating loss of the Greenland glacial sy ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  9. Suspended Cell Culture ANalysis (SCAN) Tool to Enhance ISS On-Orbit Capabilities

    Amount: $124,985.00

    Aurora Flight Sciences and partner, Draper Laboratory, propose to develop an on-orbit immuno-based label-free Suspension Cell Culture ANalysis tool, SCAN tool, which utilizes antibody-antigen surface ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  10. Automated Manufacture of Damage Detecting, Self-Healing Composite Cryogenic Pressure Vessels

    Amount: $124,950.00

    During Phase I, Aurora Flight Sciences and the University of Massachusetts Lowell propose to demonstrate the feasibility of enhancing a commercially available out-of-autoclave (OOA) carbon prepreg mat ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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