Author Topic: Space debris removal startup Astroscale raises $25 million in series C  (Read 203 times)

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http://www.spaceref.com/news/viewpr.html?pid=51199
http://spacenews.com/space-debris-removal-startup-astroscale-raises-25-million/

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Astroscale has a 22-kilogram small satellite slated to launch on a Soyuz rocket through Russian company Glavkosmos in 2018 from either the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan or Russia’s new Vostochny Cosmodrome in the country’s far east. That satellite, called “Idea OSG-1,” is for monitoring sub-millimeter-sized debris. Astroscale estimates roughly 750,000 debris objects greater than one centimeter in diameter orbit the Earth today.

Yet another small satellite startup breaking a mold.
« Last Edit: 07/15/2017 10:24 PM by savuporo »
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