Less than 3 Months after market introduction in Utah, a frame contract for the delivery of 24 units has been signed with Innovative Solutions In Space (Delft,NL)
The MAUS fulfills their wishes for a small but reliable sun sensor that can be easily accommodated on board of a cubesat. Although the MAUS doesn’t have the highest functionality of all cubesat sun sensors, the guaranteed accuracy, high radiation tolerance and Lens R&D reputation for quality have been important for the selection.
Currently we are discussing with other potential customers as well to see if we can help them establishing a very reliable and high accuracy safe mode for their satellites. For more information see the press release on the ISIS website.