MDA Wins $269M Canadarm3 Robotic Arm Contract

An artist's rendering of Canadarm3 on the exterior of the Gateway, a small space station in orbit around the Moon.
Credit: Canadian Space Agency
MDA has been awarded a $269 million contract by the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to complete preliminary design of the Canadarm3 robotic arm for NASA’s lunar-orbiting Gateway space station. The design work is expected to be finished in about 17 months, the company said March 10. The NASA-led Gateway...
Garrett Reim

Based in the Seattle area, Garrett covers the space sector and advanced technologies that are shaping the future of aerospace and defense, including space startups, advanced air mobility and artificial intelligence.

Subscription Required


MDA Wins $269M Canadarm3 Robotic Arm Contract is published in Aerospace Daily & Defense Report, an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) Market Briefing and is included with your AWIN membership.

Already a member of AWIN or subscribe to Aerospace Daily & Defense Report through your company? Login with your existing email and password.

Not a member?  Learn how you can access the market intelligence and data you need to stay abreast of what's happening in the aerospace and defense community.