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Title: Space vehicle chassis

A modular space vehicle chassis may facilitate convenient access to internal components of the space vehicle. Each module may be removable from the others such that each module may be worked on individually. Multiple panels of at least one of the modules may swing open or otherwise be removable, exposing large portions of the internal components of the space vehicle. Such chassis architectures may reduce the time required for and difficulty of performing maintenance or modifications, may allow multiple space vehicles to take advantage of a common chassis design, and may further allow for highly customizable space vehicles.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1372049
Assignee:
Los Alamos National Security, LLC LANL
Patent Number(s):
9,708,080
Application Number:
14/745,698
Contract Number:
AC52-06NA25396
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Jun 22
Research Org:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING

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