Aerospace & Defense

Today’s aerospace and defense landscape is changing. Rapid technological advancements demand staying up-to-date on the latest developments or running the risk of being left behind. Cost pressures require innovative solutions with the rigor necessary to introduce high reliability products and mission-critical systems. Growing demands for spacecraft and aggressive launch schedules are driving the need for strong engineering partners to manage surge development needs.


ALTEN Technology offers full engineering support of the product design life cycle for the aerospace and defense industries. Our Denver, Colorado, delivery center has a quality management system that is AS9100 certified and ITAR compliant to better serve our aerospace and defense clients. Our efficient approach to systems engineering allows us to quickly move through the engineering design cycle while retaining exceptional risk identification and mitigation as well as requirements and verification management.

> Commercial aviation

Custom avionics and line-replaceable unit (LRU) development (hardware and software)

Structural design and analysis

FAA regulatory support

> Launch vehicles

Launch vehicle structural design and analysis

Ground support equipment (GSE)


Manufacturing support

> Spacecraft & satellites

Avionics hardware and software development

Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) space design hardening

> Unmanned aerial systems (UAS)

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)

Ground robotics

Autonomous maritime systems

Aerospace & Defense Case Studies


Hidden Costs of Product Development: Achieving Product Excellence Within Budget


Predicting ROI for product development projects is challenging because three types of unexpected or unplanned costs often erode margins. Effectively preventing these hidden costs is key to ensuring your projects are successfully completed within budget.

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Software Satellite Deployment Sequencer with Mission-Critical Timing Controls


ALTEN Technology developed a ground support software package, facilitated accurate requirement verification traceability, and provided recommendations to resolve hardware and software issues.

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