NGC is currently actively developing the AOCS software component for the ESA ALTIUS mission. The ALTIUS mission is a limb observation mission aiming at monitoring the distribution and evolution of stratospheric ozone in the Earth's atmosphere.

Image : ALTIUS Spacecraft Concept (courtesy of ESA)

The ALTIUS AOCS design builds on the heritage PROBA series of spacecraft, with additional functionalities linked to the planning and management of occultation events. Launch is scheduled in 2025.

More information on the ALTIUS mission can be found on the ESA Website.


When you work with us, you’ll find we are very flexible when it comes to finding ways to integrate our technology into your project. We also provide in-depth training and the support of one of the most experienced Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC) systems teams in the world.