12-16 November 2018
Europe/Amsterdam timezone

COTS in Space: Qualified commercial components for space

16 Nov 2018, 12:00
Newton 1-2 (ESA/ESTEC)

Newton 1-2


Keplerlaan 1, 2200 AG Noordwijk The Netherlands
Commercial Off-The-Shelf components COTS


Mr Jaime Estela (Spectrum ARC GmbH)


Commercial electronics compared to their space qualified counterparts are increasingly proving to be fit for use in space. High performance and reliability together with reduction of qualification costs and less testing time play an important role in the development of the space market. Space- COTS are commercial components qualified for small satellite missions, which support the NewSpace technology development.

Primary author

Mr Jaime Estela (Spectrum ARC GmbH)

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