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The Space Industry’s leading launch, satellite database and space market analysis system. Delivered via a powerful website, our experienced satellite analysts provide comprehensive, consistent, independent and authoritative information covering every (orbital) launch and satellite since Sputnik in 1957. Originally created in 1997, SpaceTrak powers the marketing and risk decisions of key launch providers, manufacturers, insurance companies, governments and satellite operators worldwide.
SpaceTrak is the leading product of Seradata, set up as a result of a management buy-out in 2013 from Flightglobal Ascend (formerly Airclaims). Seradata has invested in and continues to improve both the content of and the IT behind SpaceTrak, enhancing the customer experience.
Here’s what SpaceTrak’s users say:
Northrop Grumman Corporation
SpaceTrak’s comprehensive database has become an invaluable tool in supporting strategic planning, assessing market trends, and positioning for future growth.
Senior Corporate Strategy Advisor
SpaceTrak’s comprehensive data is incredibly valuable in helping us make informed business decisions.
Data is more than ever at the heart of insurance and Seradata’s SpaceTrak database is the most accurate base publicly available. Combining it with our own data has enabled us to enhance our risk assessment methodology. With the exponential growth of small satellites launches, this will be even more relevant in the future.
Seradata Space Intelligence
Atlas V launches Trojan asteroid surveyor Lucy on 12-year-mission for NASA…then she has troubles locking out one of her solar arrays
An Atlas V rocket from ULA (United Launch Alliance) has launched a Lockheed Martin-built, NASA Discovery-class, spacecraft into orbit. Lift-off took place at 0934 GMT on 16 October from Cape Canaveral, USA, and utilised the "401" Atlas V configuration with no strap-on...
US DoD vexed by Chinese hypersonic missile test and North Korea’s submarine launch of Polaris-equivalent Pukguksong 3 missile into the Sea of Japan
While the US Department of Defense (DoD) has been reportedly alarmed by the recent apparent single very low orbital test of a Fractional Orbital Bombardment System (FOBS)-style hypersonic Glide missile by China on 16 July, there was a worse surprise: during October...
LEO constellation contender OneWeb passed the satellite deployment, halfway mark with another 36-unit launch from Vostochny Cosmodrome, Russia. The mission took place at 0940 GMT on 14 October and lasted for 3 hours 52 minutes. The Soyuz 2-1B rocket utilised a...
China successfully launched the human crewed Shenzhou 13 spacecraft on a Long March 2F (CZ-2F) from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre, China at 1623 GMT on 15 October. The crew headed for the space station consisted of Zhai Zhigang (Commander), Wang Yaping and Ye...