About This Service

CSS provides research support to investigators developing experiment payloads destined for space. CSS fully integrates flight and ground science processing, providing support to mission integration and operations including fabrication, testing and qualifying flight hardware; training crew; implementing Flight and Ground Safety processes; and conducting Preliminary /Critical Design Reviews, Science Readiness /Verification Tests, Payload Verification Tests and On-orbit Mission Support. Our services go beyond the science by providing operation and utilization of facilities and equipment necessary for hardware and science payload development and testing.  

What We Do

  • CSS is an International Space Station National Laboratory implementation partner and a REMIS2 supplier
  • Payload development
  • Ground based space flight operations
  • Sustaining engineering of flight hardware
  • Laboratory staffing—including clean room, AALAC, and ISO accredited personnel
  • Laboratory facility operations and management
  • Proposal development
  • Post-flight data analysis

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