Twinkly, the market leader of app-controlled decorative lights, announced today, 1st April, that they have partnered with AFD Aerospace to decorate the next spaceship to be launched into space. The spaceship will be covered with 50’000 Twinkly mapped LED lights that will reproduce special effects and animations to celebrate the launch. The flying decoration will be visible from Earth until the spaceship reaches the ozone layer, making it the first ever decorative light installation going to space.
This partnership marks a major milestone for Twinkly, as it demonstrates the versatility of their lighting technology beyond traditional home and commercial applications. The new spaceship design will showcase Twinkly's cutting-edge lighting technology, creating a mesmerizing display of colors and patterns that will illuminate the sky and capture the imagination of people around the world.
According to Twinkly's CEO, Andrea Tellatin, "We are thrilled to be partnering with AFD Aerospace to bring our innovative lighting technology to space. Our Twinkly lights are known for their ability to create stunning visual displays, and we are excited to see them in action on the next spaceship launch."
Twinkly's technology is designed to be flexible and adaptable, making it an ideal fit for space applications. The Twinkly lights will be integrated into the spaceship's design, enhancing its aesthetic appeal and providing a unique way to showcase the technological advancements of the aerospace industry.
This partnership is a testament to Twinkly's commitment to innovation and collaboration, and demonstrates their continued dedication to pushing the boundaries of what is possible with lighting technology.
The launch of the custom-designed spaceship is expected to take place later this year.
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