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Galaxy “Andromeda” Release 1703

Posted on May 1, 2017

Galaxy “Andromeda” Release 1703

We are pleased to announce the availability of Galaxy “Andromeda” Release 1703. (more…)

Capitol Tech opens SFOTC with Hammers Contribution

Posted on Apr 16, 2017

Capitol Tech opens SFOTC with Hammers Contribution

On Wednesday, April 12, 2017, Capitol Technology University officially opened its Space Flight Operations Training Center with a major contribution of technology from the Hammers Company.  The center employs Hammers’ Galaxy telemetry and command system to control a fleet of simulated “HammersSat” spacecraft based on Hammers’ VirtualSat real-time dynamic simulator.  Hammers contributed its software products and engineering services to help the university maintain its long-standing pre-eminence in educating engineering students in spacecraft operations and related disciplines.

Network and System Administrator

Posted on Feb 14, 2017

Network and System Administrator

The Hammers Company is seeking Network and System Administrators with Linux and Windows experience. The selected candidates will join our Greenbelt Maryland team supporting the United States Geological Survey (USGS) contract which includes mission operations support of both Landsat 8 and Landsat 9 spacecraft. You will have an opportunity to contribute to the world’s longest continuously acquired collection of space-based moderate-resolution land remote sensing data used for strategic land management. Work will be performed on-site at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD.

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Mid-Level Mechanical Engineer Position Description – Position stationed at Wallops Island

Posted on Feb 7, 2017

Mid-Level Mechanical Engineer Position Description – Position stationed at Wallops Island

 NSROC Thermal Mechanical Engineer Position Description

Overview:

Using principles of mechanical engineering; develop, design, analyze, test, and document sounding rocket payload systems, sub-systems, and GSE systems in support of the NASA Sounding Rocket Operations Contract (NSROC).

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Galaxy “Andromeda” Release 1607

Posted on Jul 3, 2016

Galaxy “Andromeda” Release 1607

We are pleased to announce the availability of Galaxy “Andromeda” Release 1607. (more…)

Hammers Invites Capitol Technology University to new Demonstration Lab

Posted on May 12, 2016

Hammers Invites Capitol Technology University to new Demonstration Lab

On Monday, May 9, 2016, the Hammers Company, Inc. hosted faculty and staff from Capitol Technology University for a hands-on demonstration of Hammers’ new HammersSat Demonstration Lab. (more…)

Core Flight Services (CFS) Database for Galaxy Released

Posted on May 11, 2016

Core Flight Services (CFS) Database for Galaxy Released

Hammers is pleased to announce that we have provided to NASA/GSFC an initial version of Galaxy telemetry and command (T&C) definitions for NASA’s Core Flight System (CFS) open-source flight software suite. This T&C “database” will be incorporated into future releases of both the CFS and Galaxy, as well as GSFC’s ITOS. (more…)

NASA Awards Sounding Rocket Operations Contract

Posted on Apr 8, 2016

NASA Awards Sounding Rocket Operations Contract

NASA has awarded the Sounding Rocket Operations Contract III, to Orbital ATK of Greenbelt, Maryland. The Hammers Company is a principal member of the Orbital ATK Team for this effort. (more…)

Mercury Release 4

Posted on Mar 8, 2016

Mercury Release 4

We are pleased to announce the availability of Mercury Release 4. (more…)

Galaxy Release 8.22.0

Posted on Mar 4, 2016

Galaxy Release 8.22.0

We are pleased to announce the availability of Galaxy Release 8.22.0. (more…)