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Dev Ayesa is the founder of Helios Aerospace with ambitions to reach Mars. After the Polaris incident, Dev seized the opportunity to purchase the hotel to use as part of Phoenix, Helios' spacecraft for its Mars mission. After hearing Edward Baldwin was passed on the Mars mission by NASA, he recruited the famed astronaut to command his mission.

These are engineering problems, my friends…And we are engineers

Dev Ayesa, in Season 3, Episode 8, "The Sands of Ares"


In 1987, Dev and his partner Richard Hilliard created the first working fusion reactorW.[1][2]

Behind the scenes[]

  • Dev Ayesa is loosely based on Elon MuskW, with Helios Aerospace mirroring SpaceXW.