The Minister of Science, Technology and Innovations (MCTI), Paulo Alvim, visited the C6 Launch booth, along with his team, on June 17th durint SpaceBR Show in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He was received by C6 Launch CEO Richard McCammon, C6 Launch Engineering Vice President Daniel McCammon and C6 Sistemas Operations Director Paulo Vasconcellos.
The minister was presented with the design for the area in which C6 Launch will operate at the Alcântara Space Center (CEA), as well as the next stages of C6 Launch’s activities and its launch schedule in Brazil.
CEO Richard McCammon emphasized the great opportunity to talk to Minister Paulo Alvim, indicating the volume of investments to be made in the CEA and future developments.
C6 Sistemas Operations Director Paulo Vasconcellos reiterated the opportunity that the company is bringing to Brazil, by establishing a new launch area at CEA and the possible partnerships of C6 Launch and C6 Sistemas with Brazilian companies, including companies located in Maranhão.
About C6 Launch
Founded in 2017 in Canada, C6 Launch is a global company focused on enabling the space transport of small satellites, promoting a dedicated and customized service for satellite operators. Currently, C6 Sistemas is finalizing the contractual negotiations with COMAER for its future operations from the Alcântara Space Center (CEA), located in the State of Maranhão. The launch strategy for C6 is to democratize access to space, and conditions in Brazil are very promising, due to the possibilities of partnerships in several areas of space operations.