Capella Space

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Capella Space is a data company which provides information from space. The Company develops space-based radar earth observation satellites equipped with synthetic aperture radar providing with clear images at any time.

TypePrivate
Founded2016
HQSan Francisco, US
Websitecapellaspace.com

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2020)64(+5%)
Job Openings19

Capella Space Office Locations

Capella Space has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
575 7th St, San Francisco
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Capella Space Financials and Metrics

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Capella Space's latest funding round in April 2019 was reported to be $13.7 m. In total, Capella Space has raised $47.7 m
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Capella Space News and Updates

Capella Space reveals new satellite design for real-time control of high-resolution Earth imaging

Satellite and Earth observation startup Capella Space has unveiled a new design for its satellite technology, which improves upon its existing testbed hardware platform to deliver high-resolution imaging capable of providing detail at under 0.5 meters (1.6 feet). Its new satellite, cod-named “Sequoi…

Capella Space Unveils Advanced Satellite Design to Deliver High Resolution On-Demand Earth Observation Data

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Capella Space, an information services company providing Earth observation data on demand, today unveiled its evolved satellite design to enable on-demand observations of anywhere on Earth. Informed by extensive customer feedback and findings...

Capella Space to launch seven radar satellites in 2020 as it prepares for commercial operations

Capella's goal is to have 36 radar imaging satellites on orbit by 2023 SpaceNews.com

Earth observation startup Capella Space will launch a seven satellite constellation in 2020

Capella Space is all set to begin commercial operations in 2020, with the launch of seven satellites that will provide synthetic aperture radar (SAR)-based imaging, which will provide its clients with extremely high-resolution imaging of Earth with extremely fast turnaround time, more power-efficien…

National Reconnaissance Office awards imagery contracts to Capella Space, HawkEye 360

Pete Muend said the NRO wants to understand the capabilities of a variety of commercial vendors. SpaceNews.com

Capella Space announces first in a series of global partnerships

Capella Space announced an agreement with Remote Sensing Instruments, making the Indian firm Capella’s exclusive reseller in India. SpaceNews.com
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Capella Space Blogs

Innovating for a Growing SAR Market

By Payam Banazadeh, Founder and CEO Our Vision for Ubiquitous DataAt Capella Space, we have a mission: To deliver hourly monitoring of any place on Earth, day and night, regardless of weather or environmental conditions. We launched the company in 2016 with an ambitious vision to build the world’s l…

Capella to Start Commercial Operations in 2020 with Launch of Seven Synthetic Aperture Radar Satellites

Polarmetric SAR image (channels: HH HV VV) of California’s San Francisco Bay Area, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (February 18, 2009) Very high resolution technology and on-demand SAR data drove multi-million dollar deals with the U.S. federal government and diverse industries in 2019 SAN FRANCISCO,…

Capella Awarded Contract with NRO to Integrate Commercial SAR Data for National Security

Award Represents Capella’s First Partnership with the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 11, 2019 — Capella Space, an information services company that provides on-demand Earth observation imagery, today announced it signed a contract with the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO…

Capella Space Awarded Contract at U.S. Air Force Space Pitch Day Event in San Francisco

Capella to Adapt Commercial Persistent Space Radar for Military Use SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 20, 2019 — Capella Space, an information services company that provides on-demand sub 0.5m very high resolution Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Earth observation imagery, has been awarded a contract with the U.S. …

The Maritime ISR Primer: How Capella’s SAR Technology is Preparing to Help Combat Ocean-based Crime

In this post, John Allan of Capella Space previews his speaking engagement at Maritime ISR in Bucharest, Romania on September 25 at 3:00pm (GMT+3)  More than 70% of the Earth’s surface is water, and roughly 90% of the world’s trade is conducted on the ocean. Yet our visibility across the ocean’s sur…

Capella Space Partners with SpaceNet® to Expand Access to SAR Data

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 21, 2019  — Capella Space, an information services company that provides on-demand Earth observation imagery, today announced its partnership with SpaceNet®, a nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating open source, artificial intelligence (AI) applied research for geospati…
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Capella Space Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Capella Space founded?

    Capella Space was founded in 2016.

  • How many employees does Capella Space have?

    Capella Space has 64 employees.

  • Who are Capella Space competitors?

    Competitors of Capella Space include SAVID, LeoLabs and Earthcube.

  • Where is Capella Space headquarters?

    Capella Space headquarters is located at 575 7th St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Capella Space offices?

    Capella Space has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Capella Space have?

    Capella Space has 1 office.