PUS-C has successfully completed Milestone 1

November 21, 2017

The next generation of ESA’s Packet Utilization Standard, often abbreviated to PUS, has for some time been facing a long overdue update to version C. ESC aerospace, long with two other known Space Industry consortium partners, has successfully closed MS1 in the implementation of the PUS-C project.

PUS data flow

PUS data flow

ESC’s role in the project is to create a GUI for both Space Professionals and potentially all space industry users, who wish to customize instances of ESA’s PUS. This tool shall allow the customization of a centrally controlled definitions of PUS-C, giving potetially massive time saving to mission TMTC definitions while significantly reducing human errors in very lengthy documentations of such TMTCs.