Broadcast 3815 Hotel Mars Jeromy Grimett

Feedback: What did you think of this show?: 

Guests: John Batchelor, Jeromy Grimmett, Dr. David Livingston.  Topics:  The U.S. Space Force partners with the private sector to help eliminate LEO space debris.  

You are invited to comment, ask questions, and discuss the Space Show program/guest(s) on the Space Show blog. Comments, questions, and any discussion must be relevant and applicable to Space Show programming. Written Transcripts of Space Show programs are not permitted without prior written consent from The Space Show (even if for personal use) & are a violation of the Space Show copyright. We do not permit the commercial use of any Space Show program or part thereof, nor do we permit Space Show programs to be edited, placed on YouTube, or other private channels & websites. Space Show programs can be quoted in news articles, papers, academic & research work but must be cited or referenced in the proper citation format. Contact Dr. Livingston for questions about our copyright and trademark policies which we do enforce.  This program is archived on The Space Show website, podcasting, and blog sites with permission from John Batchelor. Please visit the John Batchelor Show website for more information about this fine program,  Remember, your Amazon Purchases Can Help Support The Space Show/OGLF ( note that audio and transition issues are a result of copying the John Batchelor broadcast & are not within my control as they originate in the Batchelor studio.

John Batchelor and I welcomed Jeromy Grimmett, CEO of Rogue Space Systems, to discuss the Space Force plan Orbital Prime which will select winning company technology to partner with to remove LEO space debris.  Rogue Space Systems is one of the companies submitting a proposal for their debris removing technology.  Jeromy talked about their project as well as robots and their business plan.  For example, Rogue will not be selling the robots as they want lease and operate them.  He also talked about their debris plans being Active Debris removal plans, not passive plus he explained the difference.  This was a one segment Hotel Mars program running about ten minutes.  A definite must listen to program.

Please post your comments/questions for this discussion on our blog for this show.

You can email Mr. Batchelor or Jeromy through me at Jeromy can also be reached through his company website, Rogue Space Systems @




The Space Force plan to use private companies to mitigate space debris

WARNING: Using Disqus Comments on the Space Show:

To ensure your comments do NOT get caught in the Disqus automatic spam filter systemplease login to your Disqus account or create a verified/approved Disqus account.

Posting multiple URL links WILL TRIGGER the Disqus automatic spam filter system.

12 Jan 2022 John Batchelor, Dr. David Livingston, Jeromy Grimmett
Your Amazon Purchases Helps Support TSS/OGLF (see

The Space Show Toll Free Number is only available on live broadcast programs. Please call 1-866-687-7223

  • The Space Foundation Conference

  • moonwards-logo

  • The Space Foundation Conference