GLXP Update: SpaceMETA Signs MOU With Alcantara Cyclone Space

Cyclone 4 first and second stages. (Credit: Alcantara Space)
Cyclone 4 first and second stages. (Credit: Alcantara Space)

BUDAPEST, Hungary June 4 2014 (SpaceMETA PR) — SpaceMETA (www.spacemeta.com) and Alcantara Cyclone Space (www.alcantaracyclonespace.com) are proud to announce the signature of a MOU – Memorandum of Understanding (MOU No 2014-1-1 SM-ACS) for the launch of the SPACEMETA-LUMEM – Lunar Micro Explore Mission as part of the Google Lunar XPRIZE.

SpaceMETA, an official team competing in the Google Lunar XPRIZE (www.googlelunarxprize.org), a race to land a robotic spacecraft on the Moon, has just concluded the final phase of the signatures of the MOU with the binational company Alcantara Cyclone Space (ACS) for the launch of SpaceMETA mission. According to the MOU, ACS delivers the SpaceMETA payload, called “SOLITAIRE”, into the basic orbit for subsequent translunar orbit injection using the payload’s own propulsion. The spacecraft, which has been designed in Brazil, will have the capability to detect water-ice thought to be present in regions under the lunar surface.

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GLXP Update: SpaceMETA Raises $10 Million From Investment Fund

Silvio Miglio Sergio and Cabral Cavalcanti. (Credit: SpaceMETA)
Silvio Miglio Sergio and Cabral Cavalcanti. (Credit: SpaceMETA)

RIO DE JANEIRO and SAO PAULO, Brazil (SpaceMETA PR )– Billionaire Silvio Miglio Fund (SILVIO MANOEL LAPA MIGLIO) announce today the investment in first private Brazilian aerospace startup SpaceMETA ( www.spacemeta.com). – We are Here to do the Impossible Things …

Silvio Miglio is a Brazilian entrepreneur with skill in participating in Big Challenges and structural projects in several sectors. As a business man, Mr. Silvio Manoel Lapa Miglio has succeed in several sectors and actually he is the bigger ethanol producer in the Sergipe state in NE of Brasil.

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