High-Performance, Agile Rocket Propulsion Technology

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Air Force
Contract: FA9300-08-M-3120
Agency Tracking Number: O081-PR4-1162
Amount: $99,994.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2008
Solitcitation Year: 2008
Solitcitation Topic Code: OSD08-PR4
Solitcitation Number: 2008.1
Small Business Information
12130 Rancho Road, Adelanto, CA, 92301
Duns: 126112387
Hubzone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Kevin Mahaffy
 President & CEO
 (760) 246-0279
Business Contact
 Eric Schmidt
Title: Vice President & COO
Phone: (760) 246-0279
Email: eric.schmidt@exquadrum.com
Research Institution
The objective of the proposed research and development effort is to demonstrate the feasibility of an innovative approach to solid rocket motor propulsion with advanced energy management technology. In this proposal, Exquadrum presents a highly flexible and adaptable approach to the control of rocket motors. This technology can be applied to applications ranging from attitude control systems to booster stages. The resulting propulsion systems can be made throttleable and capable of multiple cycles of extinguishment and restart. The technology will be experimentally demonstrated during the proposed research program.

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