Lockheed Martin will develop power systems, communications and transport infrastructure in lunar orbit

Lockheed Martin announced the creation of a new company, which will be responsible for the development and development of the lunar

infrastructure. It's called the Crescent Space Service.

What is known

Crescent Space Service will be able to sendto the Moon its first satellite in 2025. The spacecraft will be deployed in lunar orbit before the launch of the third Artemis mission, which will land astronauts on the moon for the first time since 1972.

Crescent Space Service wants to connect withEarth the entire surface of the natural satellite, as well as the orbit. The communication and navigation system was named Parsec. The company also promises to provide other infrastructure services, including catering.

CEO of Crescent Space Servicebecame Joe Landon. He previously served as Vice President of Lockheed Martin Space. The specialist is responsible for the development of commercial space programs.