Cassini Spacecraft

Welcome to Bastion Team JPL MASS

Bastion Technologies, Inc. is a highly qualified small business prime contractor, having provided mission assurance support services for current Government prime and subcontractors including Army Aviation and Missile Command (AMCOM) Safety Office, Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC), NASA/Stennis Space Center (SSC), SpaceX, Raytheon, Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB) and several others. Our past performance includes the complete range of mission assurance support functions for research, manned/unmanned flight systems, spacecraft, liquid/solid propellants, test, and operational objectives for spaceflight hardware (HW)/software (SW) products. Our mission assurance specialties include:

  • System Safety

  • Quality Assurance (QA)

  • Reliability and Maintainability (R&M)

  • Risk Management

  • HW/SW Assurance

  • Industrial/Occupational Safety

  • Hazard Tracking Systems (HTSs)

  • Mishap and Failure Investigations

  • Quality, Safety, and Mission Assurance (QSMA)

  • Program Development, Maintenance, and Compliance

  • Explosives, Propellants, and Cryogenic Hazards

Our commitment to quality is demonstrated by our ISO 9001:2008 registration successfully implemented since 2004, as well as our Software Engineering Institute (SEI) CMMI Level 3 achieved and approved since 2010. Bastion’s Quality Management System (QMS) maintained and implemented ensures timely delivery of the highest quality products and services, resulting in outstanding customer satisfaction.

Bastion’s teammate, Vencore, and its Applied Communication Sciences subsidiary employ 4,000 dedicated employees located throughout the nation with a presence in 17 states. Vencore delivers comprehensive engineering services for space flight hardware and software systems for launch vehicles, spacecraft, and payloads. Vencore provides engineering services for the entire span of product development from original design concept to building the product and verifying and validating that it functions properly. We design, analyze, fabricate, test, and install ground support equipment, test equipment, launch control and data acquisition equipment, and flight experiment hardware for spacecraft and launch vehicle processing.

Their credentials also include SEI CMMI Level 3, ISO 90001:2008 Quality Management System Certification as well as Aerospace Quality Management Standard AS9100.