ATK's Solar Electric Propulsion MegaFlex solar array design is in line for thermal vacuum deployment testing at NASA's Glenn Research Center Plum Brook Station this month, following a full-deployment demonstration at the company's Goleta, Calif., facilities in December. ATK Space Systems and Deployable Space Systems, also of Goleta, are under contract to NASA's Space Technology Program to develop compact, low-mass, high-power solar arrays for robotic and human exploration initiatives of the ...

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