Open Cosmos and Addvalue announce partnership to jointly offer continuous LEO connectivity to constellation-based remote sensing and IoT businesses

8 August. Open Cosmos and satellite communication service provider Addvalue have announced a key partnership that will allow Open Cosmos’s nanosatellites to stay in continuous communication with their operation centre on the ground. Read the full press release

Open Cosmos named as a leading global innovator in 2018 Disrupt 100

20 June. Judged by leading innovation experts, Open Cosmos has been selected as one of the top 100 ventures, number 3 on the list, with the potential to disrupt markets globally. Disrupt 100 is an index compiled by Tällt Ventures, a global data intelligence and innovation company, celebrating the ventures with the most potential to influence, change or create new global markets. Read more.

Open Cosmos and Satellite Applications Catapult announce expanding In-Orbit Demonstration Programme with new 6U CubeSat mission opportunity

14 JuneOpen Cosmos has been contracted by the Satellite Applications Catapult to provide its fast and affordable space mission service to the In-Orbit Demonstration program (IOD-6). This will enable the space technologies with the best commercial capabilities to benefit from Open Cosmos’ 6U full mission services. Read more.

Open Cosmos raises $7 million on its mission to democratise the satellite industry

18 April 2018. Space satellite startup Open Cosmos has raised $7 million in a series A funding round as part of its mission to make satellites more affordable and more accessible to everyone. Read the full press release.

Open Cosmos and Vector announce Five Orbital Launch Reservation agreement

14 February 2018. Vector, a nanosatellite launch company and Open Cosmos, a space mission provider today announced at the Canadian SmallSat an agreement to reserve five orbital launches between 2019 and 2023 on the, today announced an agreement to reserve five orbital launches between 2019 and 2023 on the Vector-R launch vehicle.  Read the full press release.

Open Cosmos wins contract as the first Space Mission Provider for the Pioneer programme of the European Space Agency

Press release. On Tuesday 30th May 2017, Open Cosmos signed a contract with the European Space Agency to provide an unprecedented one-stop-shop service that will enable mission deployment to low earth orbit in less than 1 year with prices starting at £ 0.5M. Read the full press release.