The Space Industry’s leading launch & satellite database
Our experienced analysts provide comprehensive, consistent, independent and authoritative information
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Seradata is the home of SpaceTrak
The Space Industry’s leading launch, satellite database and analysis system. Delivered via a powerful website, our experienced 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:
VP Business Development
ArianespaceSpaceTrak is indisputably the most reliable source of information for risk evaluation to support decisions in the space sector.
VP Business Development
Space Systems/Loral (SSL)At SSL we find the SpaceTrak database of great value for anomaly insurance claim information.
Head of Space
Swiss ReinsuranceThe SpaceTrak online database, as well as the Space Review analysis, have been very valuable to conduct our day-to-day underwriting business.
Senior Corporate Strategy Advisor
IntelsatSpaceTrak’s comprehensive data is incredibly valuable in helping us make informed business decisions.
Seradata Space Intelligence
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A bit like the NASA commercial crew effort, the US Air Force has announced that it is to part fund three companies’ development of their new launch vehicles, with a view to signing two of them (or an outsider) for a full series of launch contracts. The three...read more
Review: “First Man” will bore superhero movie generation but its early spaceflight hazards, hopes and heartbreaks are worth exploring
Directed by Damien Chazelle and starring Ryan Gosling as the lead, First Man (2018) shows that Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong was a thoughtful, intelligent, cool-under-fire hero – but one who was also racked by personal sadness as well. The film was written...read more