​Mission/Design Management

MDA’s mission design and management capabilities support the full cycle of successful satellite delivery and operations.

With a proven heritage in mission design and management dating to Canada’s Anik A in the 1970s, MDA is a leader in the implementation and support of satellite communications missions and operations.

MDA has the experience and the capabilities to support its customers through the traffic analysis and link design phase, the satellite design phase, satellite construction, delivery, launch, post-launch maneuvers, and commissioning.

payload design and analysisIn addition to delivering successful missions, MDA also provides in-depth, effective training that may be required by new mission operators for assured operational success in either commercial or government environments. Full training packages for customer agencies and, if needed, user systems training for their customers are available from MDA’s experienced space and ground systems engineering and business operations personnel.