Space

Flight Qualified Controls for Space Systems

Marotta Controls offers products with 50 years of flight-proven heritage. Our pressurization and control valves played a critical role in the earliest days of manned spaceflight, from the fuel control valves on the Saturn rocket to propulsion systems for the Lunar Module ascent and descent engines.

Today our pressurization and propulsion controls provide reliable, cost-effective performance without compromise to commercial and military spacecraft.

Launch Vehicles

Marotta has provided pressurization and propulsion controls for the world’s most reliable launch vehicles, both air and ground launched. Our controls are compatible with both gasses and liquids, and are designed for a wide range of operating temperatures.

  • Electronic & Mechanical Pressure Regulators
  • Solenoid Valves / Piloted and Direct Acting
  • Check Valves – High and Low Temperatures
  • Pressure Relief Valves
  • Manifold Systems

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Satellite Propulsion – Electric Propulsion, Chemical Propulsion

Our flight qualified engineered propulsion controls are compact, lightweight, use minimal power and are ready for integration into your system. These controls are compatible with storable propellants used in electric propulsion and chemical propulsion feed systems.

  • Electronic Pressure Regulators
  • Latching and Non-Latching Isolation Valves
  • Thruster Valves
  • Proportional Control Valves

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Manned Space

We have continuously contributed key technologies for manned space applications since the earliest days of spaceflight. Marotta has extensive experience with the stringent demands of manned-space flight including fracture critical requirements.

  • Solenoid Valves
  • Manifolds
  • Motor-operated Valves
  • Electronic Controls

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Space Heritage

Founded in 1943, Marotta quickly established its reputation as a resource for high quality innovative products and became a leader in the emerging aerospace industry.

  • Mercury / Gemini
  • Saturn / Apollo
  • Space Shuttle

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