Fast Response ACS (FRACS) for Interceptor Booster Stage Separation Control

Period of Performance: 06/23/2011 - 12/31/2011


Phase 1 SBIR

Recipient Firm

Valley Tech Systems
160 Blue Ravine Road, Ste A Array
Folsom, CA 95630
Principal Investigator


During missile staging, large unexpected torque loads have historically been problematic in causing periodic flight anomalies and in some cases catastrophic flight failures. As compared to typical requirements for booster Attitude Control Systems (ACS), the staging loads are short in duration,