Masten Space Systems is an aerospace startup company in Mojave, California (formerly Santa Clara, California) that is developing a line of Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) spacecraft for both unmanned research applications and eventually manned suborbital flight.

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Masten Space Systems is a Mojave, California based rocket company that is currently developing a line of reusable VTOL spacecraft, and related rocket propulsion hardware. Masten Space Systems is also an aerospace R&D shop that provides aerospace design, analysis, consultation, prototype construction and testing, and design review services for groups involved in rocket propulsion and spaceflight research.

They have announced their intention to compete against Armadillo Aerospace in the Lunar Lander Analog Challenge in 2008.