Honeywell has a long and proud heritage in the Czech Republic. Since opening its first office in 1962, Honeywell has expanded to operate from three locations in the Czech Republic: Prague, Olomouc and Brno. In space sector, Honeywell provides innovative products that have contributed to the mission success of many different and varied space platforms.
Competences and capabilities
Honeywell provides various solutions and products required for accurate momentum control, pointing, guidance and navigation, data control and other satellite, launch vehicle, missile, and interceptor products. Close cooperation with ESA also led to several breakthrough solutions and technologies in the field of satellite communication.
Utilizing this experience and a dedicated development laboratory, Honeywell has expertise leading to a high probability of mission success, regardless of the spacecraft challenge presented.
Major Space Projects & References
Leveraging our industrial and research capability across the Czech Republic, Honeywell serves space users with state-of-the-art products and services in number of areas:
- Satellite Guidance & Attitude Control
- Momentum Control Systems & Control Moment Gyros
- MEMS Inertial Sensors & Units
- Antenna pointing mechanisms
- Satellite Communication & Optical Communication
Space Related Equipment, Labs & Certificates
Various test beds are enabling Honeywell to support its customers in risk-reduction testing of new dynamic and structural control systems for new satellite programs. With the Advanced Momentum Control Array System (AMCAS) Honeywell offers: • Upfront modeling and simulations • Validation of modular and scalable designs • Experimentation with various attitude, momentum and vibration control scenarios and interactions • Verification of new control schemes and code • Testing of hardware and software in an open or closed looped test environment