Slingshot Aerospace

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Slingshot Aerospace is a company that applies artificial intelligence, machine learning, computer vision, and collaborative tools to data from earth and space. It offers such products as Slingshot Earth, a collaborative and web-based mapping solution; Slingshot Orbital, a real-time space awareness solution; and Slingshot Edge, an in-the-field solution for harsh environments. The company serves the engineering services, insurance, energy, aerospace, military, emergency management, and government sectors.
TypePrivate
Founded2016
HQAustin, TX, US
Websiteslingshotaerospace.com

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)48(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Slingshot Aerospace

Melanie Stricklan

Melanie Stricklan

Chief Executive Officer
David Godwin

David Godwin

Founder, Chairman of the Board
Thomas Ashman

Thomas Ashman

Director Product
Tom Inman

Tom Inman

VP Finance
Tony Xiao

Tony Xiao

VP Engineering
Steven Mink

Steven Mink

VP, Sales Operations
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Slingshot Aerospace Office Locations

Slingshot Aerospace has offices in Austin and El Segundo
Austin, TX, US (HQ)
1400 Lavaca St., Ste 700
El Segundo, CA, US
840 Apollo St., Ste 100
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Slingshot Aerospace Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2016

Slingshot Aerospace total Funding

$19.5 m

Slingshot Aerospace latest funding size

$8 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Slingshot Aerospace investors

Slingshot Aerospace's latest funding round in October 2020 was reported to be $8 m. In total, Slingshot Aerospace has raised $19.5 m
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Slingshot Aerospace Operating Metrics

Aug, 2020

Industries Served

5
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Slingshot Aerospace Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Stellatus Solutions LLCAugust 12, 2021

Slingshot Aerospace Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

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93/100

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Slingshot Aerospace Online and Social Media Presence

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Slingshot Aerospace News and Updates

Slingshot Aerospace raises $8 million to help it expand to new verticals beyond aerospace and defense

Austin and El Segundo-based Slingshot Aerospace was born out of a realization that while there is a massive amount of information collected by observation technology aboard satellites, airplanes, drones and beyond, the analytics and turnaround of said info into something actionable often took a long…

Slingshot Aerospace to develop virtual space simulation for military schools

Slingshot received a $1 million Small Business Innovation Research contract and an additional $1 million from ATX Venture Partners SpaceNews

Slingshot Aerospace Creates Online Mapping Tool For Food Help

Los Angeles-based Slingshot Aerospace, a startup which normally develops situational intelligence software, is helping to address some of the major issues to emerge out of the global COVID-19 pandemic, by helping to create an online mapping tool for finding food help.

U.S. Air Force Taps Slingshot Aerospace for Base of the Future Initiative

Slingshot Aerospace, Inc., a situational intelligence platform company, announced today that it has won a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contract from the U.S. Air Force for its Base of the Future project.

Slingshot Aerospace gets $3 million from Air Force, private investors for data analytics technology

A $1.5 million Small Business Innovation Research award was matched by $1.5 million from ATX Venture Partners and Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund. SpaceNews.com

Slingshot Insights Announces Acquisition of Healthcare Survey Provider Truth On Call

NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Slingshot Insights, the first and largest crowdfunded expert network and due diligence community, has acquired Truth On Call, a healthcare survey and market research company. With this acquisition, Slingshot Insights will expand its market research...
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Slingshot Aerospace Blogs

Slingshot Aerospace Welcomes Angela Teale To Our Team!

Slingshot Aerospace is excited to announce the recent hiring of Angela Teale for the position of Business Development Technical Program Manager in Australia. As you’ll read in her blog post below, she was mesmerized by space at a young age and has a passion for lifelong learning. She bri…

Slingshot Aerospace Launches Educational Space Simulation Tool

Slingshot Laboratory is now commercially available; the tool brings the space domain into the digital world & is designed and built from the ground up for workforce preparation, training, and education.

Risk Aversion and Space: Getting Over the Fear of Failure

With Virgin Galactic and Blue Origin conducting successful test flights into orbit in July, the recent launch of the all-civilian Inspiration4 mission by SpaceX, as well as other exciting news in the commercial space industry, it’s beginning to feel as though space is open for business. …

Slingshot Aerospace Names Former Airbus Executive Vice President of Engineering

Slingshot Aerospace Names Former Airbus Executive Vice President of Engineering. Tony Xiao brings more than 13 years of experience to the Slingshot Aerospace team.

Slingshot Aerospace Adds 4 Space Experts to Advisory Board Including Former Virgin Group Executive; Former CEO of Skybox; Former Director of Space Commerce; & Distinguished Astronautics Professor

Slingshot Aerospace Adds 4 Space Experts to Advisory Board Including Former Virgin Group Executive; Former CEO of Skybox; Former Director of Space Commerce; & Distinguished Astronautics Professor

Slingshot Aerospace Announces World’s First Collision Avoidance Collaboration & Communications Platform for Space; OneWeb, Spire Global Inc. & Orbit Fab to Pilot Technology

Slingshot Aerospace Announces World’s First Collision Avoidance Collaboration & Communications Platform for Space; OneWeb, Spire Global Inc. & Orbit Fab to Pilot Technology
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Slingshot Aerospace Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Slingshot Aerospace founded?

    Slingshot Aerospace was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Slingshot Aerospace key executives?

    Slingshot Aerospace's key executives are Melanie Stricklan, David Godwin and Thomas Ashman.

  • How many employees does Slingshot Aerospace have?

    Slingshot Aerospace has 48 employees.

  • Who are Slingshot Aerospace competitors?

    Competitors of Slingshot Aerospace include Ai Palette, Ception and GeoVista.

  • Where is Slingshot Aerospace headquarters?

    Slingshot Aerospace headquarters is located at 1400 Lavaca St., Ste 700, Austin.

  • Where are Slingshot Aerospace offices?

    Slingshot Aerospace has offices in Austin and El Segundo.

  • How many offices does Slingshot Aerospace have?

    Slingshot Aerospace has 2 offices.