ESA Awards Dawn Aerospace €200k GSTP funding for thruster performance extension

ESA Awards Dawn Aerospace €200k GSTP funding for thruster performance extension

The European Space Agency has awarded Dawn Aerospace €200k GSTP funding to increase the performance of its green bi-propellant thrusters for satellites. Dawn has received over €10 million in orders for satellite propulsion systems in the last 12 months,  specifically the B20 and B1 green propellant thrusters and associated turn key systems. Thirty-three of these […]

Space Perspective Lands New Funding

SPACE PERSPECTIVE LANDS NEW FUNDING

Space Perspective announces new additions to its team of accomplished and dynamic luminaries including the world’s leading SpaceBalloon™ manufacturer, the SpaceX Dragon capsule marine operations lead, the lead for Boeing’s 787 composite fuselage and window system, and an award-winning documentarian Space Perspective today announced additional financing from a group of investors including Silicon Valley Bank, Trinity Capital, and investor and philanthropist Henry Kravis. […]

Firefly Aerospace receives $75 million in funding from AE Industrial Partners; Planning next launch in second quarter of 2022

Firefly Aerospace receives $75 million in funding from AE Industrial PartnersE

Photo Credit: Firefly Aerospace. AEI Concurrently Closes its Previously Announced Strategic Investment in Firefly Aerospace AE Industrial Partners, LP  announced today that it led a $75 million Series B financing round in Firefly Aerospace. The Series B investment will support Firefly’s next stage of growth by providing capital for future Alpha flights, the Blue Ghost […]

SCOUT Completes Bridge Funding Round led by Decisive Point

SCOUT Completes Bridge Funding Round led by Decisive Point

SCOUT, a space tech startup developing next-generation space traffic management and autonomous proximity operations services, announced today they have successfully closed a bridge round which will enable significant growth of their capabilities in 2022. Decisive Point, a venture capital firm that invests in dual-use technology startups, led the round with follow-on participation from the Virginia […]

Fleet Space Awarded $20 million in Australian Government MMI Grant Funding to Build Space Manufacturing Hub in South Australia

Fleet Space Awarded $20million in Australian Government MMI Grant Funding to Build Space Manufacturing Hub in South Australia

Fleet Space Technologies today announced that the Australian Government has committed $20million (USD) to the development of the Space Manufacturing Hub in Adelaide, South Australia. This adds to funds already committed by the Government of South Australia ($20 million AUS) and a consortium of leading space, aerospace and advanced air mobility companies including Fleet, Q-CTRL, […]

NASA Offers Up to $200 Million to Help Push New Technologies to Market

NASA Offers Up to $200 Million to Help Push New Technologies to Market

Illustration of Artemis astronauts on the Moon. NASA’s new Tipping Point opportunity and Announcement of Collaboration Opportunity seek to mature space technology, including those that could be used for living and working on the Moon for NASA’s Artemis astronautsCredits: NASA Companies with technologies that may advance exploration but need a little extra push to finalize […]

Skyroot raises new capital led by early Google
investor Ram Shriram

ConnectSAT and Skyroot Aerospace sign MoU to accelerate growing need for satellites and data for the African region.

This Bridge round to Skyroot’s Series-B is co-led by Wami Capital, Ex-WhatsApp CBO Neeraj Arora, and Former google executive Amit Singhal. Skyroot Aerospace today announced the successful completion of a bridge round to their Series-B. The $4.5M bridge round was led by Ram Shriram through his Venture Capital firm Sherpalo Ventures; and co-led by Wami […]

Cognitive Space Shows Momentum in Artificial Intelligence for Satellite Operations in 2021

The company ends the year with several victories in capital investments, new and expanded government contracts, the rollout of its commercial product line, solid revenue growth, and an expanding team of Space and Artificial Intelligence experts. Cognitive Space announced the highlights of a very successful year in its mission to dramatically improve the way we […]

Astroscale raises $109 million Series F round

Astroscale raises $109 million Series F round

Astroscale announced Nov. 25 that it raised $109 million from European and Japanese investors in a round it says will allow it to accelerate plans for active debris removal and satellite servicing.