DigitalGlobe MDA Radiant Solutions SSL

Small Platform for LEO & GEO

SSL provides innovative LEOs:

  • Communications
  • Earth observation
  • Flexible SmallSat Platform




SSL 100 SmallSat Product Line

The SSL 100 is a highly flexible LEO platform with the capability to serve a broad range of missions and orbits.

The SSL 100 product line offers cost-efficient solutions for emerging markets by leveraging “new space” approaches.

  • COTS hardware screened to meet minimal radiation levels
  • Applying terrestrial hardware for space applications
  • Retains SSL’s industry leading processes to ensure high reliability and quality

The SSL 100 Standard Bus Hosts A Variety Of Payloads

Earth Observation



Area Capability
P/L Mass Up to 250 kg
P/L Orbit Average Power Up to 400W
Knowledge Accuracy 0.005°
Pointing Accuracy 0.01°
Slew Rate Up to 5°/sec
GPS Position Knowledge < 10 m
Communications S-band U/L, X-band D/L
Propulsion Up to 400 m/s
Launch Rideshare compliant or primary SC
Orbit Characteristics LEO to GEO and beyond
Mission Life Greater than 12 months

SSL-100 GEO Applications


Satellite-Based Augmentation System (SBAS)

Dedicated SmallSat Facility

State of the art electronics bay, office space, and clean room




Launch Services

The SSL 100 platform is compatible with many available launch vehicles and SSL’s experienced team
can provide launch vehicle interface and integration services

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