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 Mission Assurance
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
At 1744 GMT on 21st March 2018, a Soyuz FG rocket rose from its launch pad at the Baikonur launch base near Tyuratam in Kazakhstan. The rocket was carrying the Soyuz MS-08 (ISS-54S) spacecraft which held three crew who were being carried on their way to the...read more
Beware the ex-wife: Boss of ARCA protests his innocence over fraud charges which even the FBI won’t touch
Dumitru Popescu, the CEO of ARCA Space, who was arrested in Atlanta, Georgia, last year over alleged fraud charges, having just arrived back into the USA, is continuing to protest his innocence. The US-based Romanian-founded rocket firm which has NASA investment to...read more
While other analysts have suggested it will last until April, Seradata’s analysis is that Chinese mini-space station Tiangong 1 is likely to re-enter with debris hitting Earth probably within a week. The space station’s current perigee (low point of its...read more
DigitalGlobe, the satellite imaging firm owned by Maxar Technologies (previously known as MDA – MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd) has awarded SpaceX a contract to launch the WorldView Legion satellite imaging constellation. The initial block of the...read more