The Space Industry’s leading launch & satellite database
Our experienced analysts provide comprehensive, consistent, independent and authoritative space market analysis, satellite analysis and information
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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
On 12 May Virgin Orbit announced that it had been selected by Arqit Limited to launch its first two satellites. The contract covers two launches starting in 2023. Arqit Limited is a British, newspace company which has recently exited "stealth mode" and developed a...
At 0642 GMT on 9 May 2021 SpaceX conducted its second Starlink launch of the month. This mission lifted-off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, and carried 60 Starlink satellites into LEO. Importantly, this mission was the first to pass the 10th re-use milestone for a...
On 6 May at 1811 GMT, China successfully launched a Long March 2C (CZ-2C) vehicle from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre, China. The primary payload on the mission was the Yaogan 30-8-A, B, C triplet, these were joined by Tianqi-12 which also hitched a ride to LEO....
Budding space tourism company Blue Origin has announced that, following a long development programme, it will conduct its first crewed New Shepard flight on 20 July. The announcement, on 5 May 2021, was timed to mark the 60th anniversary of the launch - on 5 May 1961...