Adams County Partner Dawn Aerospace Wins Contract with Blue Canyon Technologies

Microsat Spacecraft

Dawn Aerospace, a Netherlands-, New Zealand-and U.S.-based space transportation company, has been selected by Blue Canyon Technologies to provide turnkey chemical propulsion systems for the X-SAT Saturn satellite bus. Dawn Aerospace is an Adams County partner with Colorado Air and Space Port (CASP). Adams County and Dawn signed a Memorandum of Understanding in June 2021 detailing the partnership, and representatives from Dawn visited CASP in April. By partnering with CASP and establishing a base in Adams County, Dawn’s contract with Blue Canyon will be a boost to the Colorado and United States aerospace market.

For more information on Dawn’s new contact with Blue Canyon, visit their website at