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RCS Gas Generation System

Award Information
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Branch: N/A
Contract: 80NSSC21C0197
Agency Tracking Number: 211226
Amount: $124,998.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Solicitation Topic Code: Z10
Solicitation Number: SBIR_21_P1
Solicitation Year: 2021
Award Year: 2021
Award Start Date (Proposal Award Date): 2021-04-30
Award End Date (Contract End Date): 2021-11-19
Small Business Information
112 Mitchell Boulevard
Tullahoma, TN 37388-4002
United States
DUNS: 144158677
HUBZone Owned: No
Woman Owned: No
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: No
Principal Investigator
 Eric Jacob
 (931) 455-7333
Business Contact
 Janice Teal
Phone: (931) 455-7333
Research Institution

In this phase I effort a design for a gas generation system architecture tailored for RCS gas accumulators on lander vehicles with ultra-low mass and thermal mass BHL components will be produced and PDR for the system will be conducted. GTL will modify its existing gas generation system for demonstration and component comparison testing. GTL will study the validity and applicability to lander systems of three potential gas generation system architectures.Given GTLrsquo;s experience with cryogen, gas generation, and launch systems, the phase II will enable two milestones to be achieved for this system architecture: 1) expanding the systems to produce oxygen and hydrogen gas, and 2) prepare the system to be flight tested aboard GTLrsquo;s ACE-Disruptor rocket. These milestones will both broaden the system architecturersquo;s capabilities and provide a clear path to TRL 7.

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