QinetiQ Space has developed a number of key technologies for future Mars missions and exploration programmes:
The new international standard for docking vehicles to the ISS and for interplanetary exploration.
A bio-sealing mechanism developed to fully contain possibly contaminated samples and sample containers for the Mars sample Return Mission.
Landing systems for Mars and the moon.
A number of integrated, efficient, fast and enjoyable countermeasures, maintaining the astronaut’s health during space flights.
Recycling and advanced life support technology.