Axiom Space

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Axiom Space is an aerospace company providing crew missions aboard the International Space Station (ISS) and building a commercial space station. The company offers a range of services including national and private astronaut missions, on-orbit research, manufacturing, and advertising, as well as space exploration support, such as systems maturation, astronaut training, and procedure validation. Its low-cost Low Earth Orbit platform aims to serve as a scientific and industrial complex accommodating a pressurized research space lab​, unpressurized payload locations​, manufacturing facilities, habitation modules, a window observatory, and a crew-capable airlock.
HQHouston, TX, US

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)228(+11%)
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Key People/Management at Axiom Space

Michael T. Suffredini

Michael T. Suffredini

Founder, President & CEO
Kam Ghaffarian

Kam Ghaffarian

Founder and Executive Chairman
Matt Ondler

Matt Ondler

Chief Technology Officer
Mike Baine

Mike Baine

Chief Designer
Alicia Woodley

Alicia Woodley

Chief Counsel & Director of Corporate Operations
Amir Blachman

Amir Blachman

Chief Business Officer
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Axiom Space Office Locations

Axiom Space has offices in Houston and Los Angeles
Houston, TX, US (HQ)
1300 Hercules Ave
Los Angeles, CA, US
15233 Ventura Blvd #500, Sherman Oaks
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Axiom Space Financials and Metrics

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Axiom Space total Funding

$140 m

Axiom Space latest funding size

$130 m

Time since last funding

7 months ago

Axiom Space investors

Axiom Space's latest funding round in February 2021 was reported to be $130 m. In total, Axiom Space has raised $140 m
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Axiom Space Operating Metrics

Sep, 2020

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Axiom Space News and Updates

Axiom Space purchases three Crew Dragon missions

Axiom Space has signed a contract with SpaceX for three additional Crew Dragon missions, enough to meet its projections for private astronaut missions to the International Space Station through at least 2023. SpaceNews

Whitson to command second Axiom Space mission

A former NASA astronaut who holds the record for the most time spent in space by an American will command Axiom Space’s second commercial mission to the International Space Station, the company announced May 25. SpaceNews

Axiom Space and NASA detail first fully private human launch to the Space Station, set for January 2022

Houston-based startup Axiom Space and NASA unveiled more details Monday about the forthcoming Axiom Mission 1 (AX-1), the first fully private human mission to the International Space Station. The Axiom Mission 1 spaceflight mission will ferry four private astronauts to the International Space Statio…

Daily Crunch: Axiom Space raises $130M

A space startup connected to the International Space Station raises $130 million, Atlassian releases a new version of Trello and bitcoin briefly passes $50,000. This is your Daily Crunch for February 16, 2021. The big story: Axiom Space raises $130M Founded in 2016, Axiom Space is working with NASA …

Axiom Space raises $130M to advance its commercial space station plans

Axiom Space Inc., a Houston startup building a commercial space station, today said it has raised $130 million in fresh funding from a group of investors led by C5 Capital. The Series B round reportedly values the startup at well over $1 billion.  Axiom Space launched in 2016 with the goal of deplo…

Axiom Space raises $130 million for its commercial space station ambitions

One of the new space startups with the loftiest near-term goals has raised $130 million in a Series B round that demonstrates investor confidence in the scope of its ambitions: Axiom Space, which has been tapped by NASA to add privately developed space station modules to the ISS, announced the new f…
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Axiom Space Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Axiom Space founded?

    Axiom Space was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Axiom Space key executives?

    Axiom Space's key executives are Michael T. Suffredini, Kam Ghaffarian and Matt Ondler.

  • How many employees does Axiom Space have?

    Axiom Space has 228 employees.

  • Who are Axiom Space competitors?

    Competitors of Axiom Space include Gilmour Space Technologies, Northrop Grumman and Boeing.

  • Where is Axiom Space headquarters?

    Axiom Space headquarters is located at 1300 Hercules Ave, Houston.

  • Where are Axiom Space offices?

    Axiom Space has offices in Houston and Los Angeles.

  • How many offices does Axiom Space have?

    Axiom Space has 2 offices.