Schafer has spent decades supporting the Department of Defense Space Superiority mission area building systems, and providing end-to-end engineering and scientific support. We are a leader in developing cutting edge technological advances that push the state-of-the-art in ground and space-based Electro-Optical Space Situational Awareness capabilities. We provide low cost solutions supporting Space Object Identification, Characterization, Exploitation, and Metric (positional) data. This data is relied upon by the Joint Space Operations Center, Combatant Commands and Intelligence Agencies.

Key Technical Expertise

  • Electro-Optical System Design, Integration and Test
  • Payload Design and Integration
  • Image processing and Exploitation
  • Spacecraft Vulnerability Analysis
  • Materials Analysis
  • Space Systems Architectures
  • Launch Systems and Operations
  • Astrodynamics, Modeling and Simulation