York Space Systems and ICEYE Announce 10 Platform Agreement and Harbinger Mission Payload

DENVER, Aug. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Small spacecraft manufacturer York Space Systems announced they will supply global monitoring provider ICEYE with 10 spacecraft platforms supporting the deployment of ICEYE’s global constellation. In addition, ICEYE’s game changing Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) will be the primary payload for the Harbinger Mission currently being developed with a Government…

Iceye lifts off in California

Two members of the Iceye team, Ignacio and Amin, braved the searing heat of the Mojave Desert recently for the first joint test launch of a rocket with our new partner: Vector Space Systems.   “It was 48 degrees Celsius and there were scorpions everywhere!” says software team lead Ignacio. “But it was great to…

Vector Space Systems Successfully Completes First Sub-Orbital Launch

Launch featured first customer payload through Iceye partnership; large-scale test flights slated for 2017; orbital launch scheduled for 2018   MOJAVE, Calif., Aug. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Vector Space Systems, a micro satellite space launch company comprised of new-space industry veterans from SpaceX, Virgin Galactic, McDonnell Douglas and Sea Launch, today announced the successful launch of…

Vector Space Systems Announces 21 Launch Agreement with Iceye

Partnership will launch Iceye’s radar satellite constellation on the Vector Micro Satellite Launch Vehicle beginning in 2018   TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Vector Space Systems, a micro satellite space launch company comprised of new-space industry veterans from SpaceX, Virgin Galactic, McDonnell Douglas and Sea Launch, today finalized an agreement with Finnish-based Iceye to…

Space technology startup Iceye raises $2.8 million Series A

Funding from leading venture capital firms will help launch first radar-based microsatellites Helsinki, Finland, 12 November 2015 – Iceye announced today a $2.8 million Series A funding round led by True Ventures, with participation from Lifeline Ventures and Founder.org. In September, ICEYE also secured € 2.5 million in R&D funding from SME Instrument within EU…