Expanding the Possibilities of Space.
General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) is pushing the bounds of what is possible in space. Whether deploying constellations of interconnected satellites from low Earth orbit and throughout the cislunar volume, or developing a Nuclear Thermal Propulsion engine to take future explorers further into the solar system, GA-EMS is making the possibilities of space more accessible than ever before.
With state-of-the-art facilities across the nation, GA-EMS has the infrastructure to conduct design, prototyping, test, mission control, and manufacturing of innovative space systems at any scale and is committed to delivering the next generation of space systems and continuing to expand the possibilities of space.
Satellite and Space Systems
A cost-effective paradigm for hosted payload platforms.
Whether a specific satellite for a specific mission, or a constellation of interconnected spacecraft, GA-EMS is re-defining how customers can access the possibilities space.
GA-EMS has extensive experience designing and building complex payloads and integrated support systems to execute a variety of missions in space.
GA-EMS is expanding our space systems expertise by leveraging our 60+ years history of nuclear innovation to demonstrate safe, robust, and scalable space-nuclear energy systems and deliver them on orbit, on time.