About Vaya Space

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  In an era where environmental concerns are at the forefront of global discussions, Vaya Space is spearheading a groundbreaking revolution that combines space exploration with eco-consciousness. By removing plastics from our planet through their innovative launch vehicle, Dauntless, Vaya is not only propelling humanity into the cosmos but also alleviating the burden of plastic […]

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  In a world plagued by environmental concerns, Vaya Space emerges as a trailblazer, revolutionizing rocket fuel with their groundbreaking technology. Evelyn Stein, a payload systems engineer at Vaya Space, sheds light on their unique approach, combining recycling and 3D printing to create fuel-grade thermoplastics. By harnessing the power of recycled materials, Vaya Space not […]

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Vaya Space has revolutionized the field with its groundbreaking engine technology, known as the vortex hybrid engine, which tackles the historical challenges of poor performance and combustion instability head-on. Their innovative solution has resulted in an engine that is not only remarkably cost-effective and straightforward but also surpasses others in terms of safety. Initially skeptical, […]

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  In the vast expanse of the aerospace industry, one company stands out as a beacon of innovation and progress: Vaya Space. With a singular focus on satellite launches, Vaya Space utilizes its patented engine hybrid engine technology to revolutionize the way we explore the cosmos. Their mission? To safely, reliably, and cost-effectively place satellites […]

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  Over the years, space travel has grappled with limitations imposed by traditional engines. However, Vaya Space has surmounted these obstacles, unveiling reliable, safe, and cost-effective hybrid engines that are poised to shape the future of space exploration. Considering the exorbitant costs and immense challenges associated with venturing into space, hybrid engines emerge as the […]

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  However, Vaya Space’s success extends far beyond their groundbreaking technology. It is the unwavering dedication and brilliance of their team that truly sets them apart. Their laser-focused approach to all things rocket-related showcases a commitment that goes beyond mere competition. Vidal takes immense pride in his team, recognizing that they are not just positioning […]

Actually It IS Rocket Science

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  In this episode of Actually It IS Rocket Science we delve into the fascinating world of rocket cooling and the challenges engineers face in preventing these powerful machines from melting. Our experts, Sean Bowman and Daniel Garcia, shed light on the innovative methods employed to maintain structural integrity and ensure successful space missions. Rocket […]

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  The world of space exploration is entering a new era, driven by advancements in rocket technology and engineering. With the rise of private space companies and increased interest in space tourism and exploration, discussions around the design and functionality of rocket engines have never been more relevant. Hybrid rocket engines, a somewhat under-explored technology […]

The Vaya Space Podcast

new space propulsion
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Space is more than just a billionaire’s race: it’s a domain of exploration fostering technological innovation in the commercial space industry. Today, there are over 10,000 space-focused start-ups in the world all striving to break through with different technologies, visions, and goals. What sets some apart from others, however, are the unique partnerships and innovative […]

Space missions
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Rocket launches and space missions are natural outgrowths of thousands of years of experimentation and research. They are complex and very expensive, but we keep having them, with hundreds of satellites being launched annually. According to GeospatialWorld, the year 2022 has so far witnessed the maximum number of orbital and suborbital launches, amounting to 155 […]

Computing
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Just as computers have become a mainstay and a vital tool on earth, they carry the same significance in space. Per NASA, computers and the concept of computing in space is used for a variety of factors in relation to the function of spacecraft and navigation. So naturally, the concerns that everyday people and companies […]

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  Outer space is a frontier for many industries, one of which is cybersecurity. To discuss cyber solutions in outer space technologies, host Michelle Dawn Mooney invited aboard Jack Blood, the Chief Revenue Officer at VAYA Space, and Chad Ives, Sales Director at C8 Secure. VAYA Space is a more sustainable solution for outer space […]

Ask an Engineer

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  In the world of space exploration and engineering, Vaya Space is making waves with its innovative approach and commitment to sustainability. In a recent episode of the “Ask an Engineer” podcast, host John Humphreys interviewed two key members of the Vaya Space team, Josh Dzugen and Rick Powis. Josh, an electrical engineer associate, spoke […]

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  In the vast expanse of the cosmos, a team of engineers at Vaya Space is pushing the boundaries of space exploration, rockets, and engineering. In a captivating episode of the Vaya Space Ask an Engineer Podcast, hosted by John Humphries, we delve into the fascinating work of Veronica Betancur, a mechanical engineer specializing in […]

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  In the fascinating realm of aerospace engineering, the steady advancement of technology drives an eternal cycle of discovery and innovation. Today’s passionate and dedicated experts, like Brian Deyo and Carson Zide from Vaya Space, stand at the forefront of this field, tackling complex challenges such as designing hybrid engines and applying novel ignition techniques […]