Technical Resources

Economic and Market Analysis Center (EMAC)

EMAC is The Aerospace Corporation’s focal point for space-related economic issues. EMAC’s ability to leverage the corporation’s technical staff, proprietary databases, industry relationships, and space systems business experience is unique and unrivaled.

Small Satellite Cost Model (SSCM)

SSCM is a parametric cost model that runs on any Microsoft Excel-supported platform. The latest version, SSCM10, estimates the development and production costs of a small satellite bus for Earth-orbiting or near-planetary spacecraft.

The Concept Design Center, which opened in 1997, uses integrated collaborative engineering to meet the challenges of space system conceptual design.

The Concept Design Center, which opened in 1997, uses integrated collaborative engineering to meet the challenges of space system conceptual design.