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AstroForge

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We Mine Asteroids

AstroForge is an asteroid mining company. Instead of bringing back the entire asteroid, we break it up, refine, and return only what’s valuable.

Jobs at AstroForge

Huntington Beach, CA
1+ years
Huntington Beach, CA
1+ years
Huntington Beach, CA
1+ years
AstroForge
Founded:2021
Team Size:10
Location:Huntington Beach, CA

Active Founders

Jose Acain, CTO

Jose has over 8 years of aerospace experience working on numerous missions from initial design to on-orbit operations. At SpaceX, he was the deputy Chief Engineer on the first Falcon 9 vehicle and lead Avionics Integration Engineer and Mission Operator on the first 4 Dragon Spacecraft vehicles to fly in space. At NASA he designed, integrated, tested, and operated micro-lab satellites, participated in initial mechanical design trades for TESS and landing control for future lunar lander missions.

Jose Acain
Jose Acain
AstroForge

Matt Gialich, CEO

Matt is an experienced engineering leader with over a decade of leading high-performing engineering teams. At Virgin Orbit, he was responsible for building and hiring all aspects of Avionics and led the flight software and GNC teams during his tenure. After Virgin, he joined Bird scooters as their Director of Vehicle Software and led that team through the development of the Bird 2 and 3 vehicles.

Matt Gialich
Matt Gialich
AstroForge