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:
SpaceTrak's comprehensive database has been extremely valuable for analysing the satellite industry through a variety of projects.
VP Business Development
At SSL we find the SpaceTrak database of great value for anomaly insurance claim information.
Head of Space
The 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
SpaceTrak’s comprehensive data is incredibly valuable in helping us make informed business decisions.
Seradata Space Intelligence
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SpaceX has won the launch contract to put the Egyptian communications satellite Nilesat 301 into orbit. The launch will use a Falcon 9 launch vehicle from Cape Canaveral in 2022. The 4,000 kg satellite is currently being built by Thales Alenia Space. The contract...
Danger ahead for security and privacy: from Huawei 5G network and from Facial Recognition tech (Updated 28 Jan 2020)
The UK government has decided to allow the Chinese quasi state-run Huawei firm to build the planned 5G telecommunications infrastructure in the United Kingdom. USA and the other three countries of the "Five Eyes" intelligence alliance (Canada, Australia, New Zealand)...