Mynaric designs and manufactures laser communication terminals and ground stations for airborne and spaceborne networks and applications. Its objective is to become the world’s leading provider of network equipment for the aerospace communication industry using its serially produced and low-cost laser communication products.
In this interview Mynaric’s CEO, Bulent Altan, describes how laser communication is moving up the political agenda and how Mynaric is responding to that. He talks about the new US Space Development Agency programme and the focus on inter-operability of equipment between different suppliers. He provides updates on the status of both Mynaric’s satellite-borne and airborne terminals and concludes with a summary of management’s priorities for the next six to 12 months.