The LiftOff app is an android application whose sole purpose is to connect Astronauts with their loved ones and friends on earth easily. If you are an astronaut and you have a daughter who you’ve missed a lot, you can chat with her, share real time space videos, organize movies for her in the home computer, lock programs, shutdown the computer, restart, logoff, manage drivers, sound an alarm, monitor everything at home by just using a smartphone while on space.

This project is solving the Space Station Telemetry App challenge.


This application aims to achieve space connection between friends,family e.t,c with a NASA astronaut very easily and fun. This is only possible by using our android application and the PC drivers that we made for the MAC and Windows.Inside the application there are many utilities including games, the liftoff game, simulates the orbiter(Atlantis) from the time it launched to its destinaton, you can compete with your friends on earth and brag your piloting skills.Its also educative because you'll learn the different types of asteroids solving the 2025-2100 asteroids future history challenge. You Just download the app,PC and MAC application and an internet connection and you are ready to go!

Project Information

License: GNU Affero General Public License 3.0 (AGPL-3.0)"

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  • Benson Kariuki
  • sylvester  tamba
  • Hillary Chesaro