Space Applications Services' heritage is in space systems design, development and operation and particularly human spaceflight but today the company is involved in space system studies and development of all kinds, starting from studies of future mission concepts, research and development of enabling technologies, system definition, development and subsequently operations of the system. This includes Mission Analysis, System Engineering, Payload Development, Avionics, Robotics, Ground Segment Systems, On-Board Software Systems, systems integration operations and training.