Excited to perform R&D onboard the International Space Station, but don’t know where to start? With over 20 years of experience in the space sector leading operations for some of the most complex payload experiments, ThinkSpace is your Implementation Partner to get your ISS experiment kickstarted and to the finish line quickly, efficiently, and professionally.
- We’ll ensure all required Payload Inputs are submitted and approved through the proper channels at NASA so your experiment is taken care of from concept through experiment execution.
- Every experiment is unique and requires customized Crew Procedures & Training to make sure your research is performed right the first time. ThinkSpace will work with your team to understand your experiment details and translate these into astronaut training programs, comprehensive crew procedures, and and preparation material (Crew Briefs and Big Picture Words) required for a successful experiment.
- Safety Requirements Reviews can be daunting for new ISS R&D, but ThinkSpace has extensive experience working with the ISS Safety Panel. We work collaboratively with your team and the NASA Safety Engineers to ensure cutting edge experiments get through all safety protocols prior to launch, ensuring a successful experiment while keeping the crew and the station safe.
- If your experiment requires real time Console Support. ThinkSpace has your back. With over 500 hours of Console operations, we have experience coordinating with all ISS representatives via voice loops and speaking directly with the astronauts on station during on-orbit operations to ensure a successful mission. If you’re team is eligible, we can also work with NASA to get you team certified and trained to support on-orbit operations.