Slingshot Aerospace

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Slingshot Aerospace is a company that uses AI to analyze data from satellites, aerial drones, and other sources. It develops a situational intelligence platform that enables users to navigate, analyze, and leverage data from earth and space. The company 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. Slingshot Aerospace serves the engineering services, insurance, energy, aerospace, military, emergency management, and government sectors.

HQAustin, TX, US

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)37
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Slingshot Aerospace

David Godwin

David Godwin

Founder, Chief Executive Officer
Melanie Stricklan

Melanie Stricklan

Founder, Chief Strategy Officer
Thomas Ashman

Thomas Ashman

Founder / Chief Process Officer
Tom Inman

Tom Inman

VP Finance
Charlie McGillis

Charlie McGillis

VP Business Development, Government & Space
Adam Judelson

Adam Judelson

VP Product
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Slingshot Aerospace Office Locations

Slingshot Aerospace has offices in Austin and El Segundo
Austin, TX, US (HQ)
1400 Lavaca St #700
Austin, TX, US
98 San Jacinto Blvd
El Segundo, CA, US
840 Apollo St #100
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Slingshot Aerospace Financials and Metrics

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Slingshot Aerospace total Funding

$19.4 m

Slingshot Aerospace latest funding size

$8 m

Time since last funding

3 months 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 $19.4 m
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Slingshot Aerospace Operating Metrics

Aug, 2020

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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.

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

Demystifying the US Space Force

Ever since the first satellite was launched in the 1950s, the race to gather intelligence from Earth’s orbit has been on.

Slingshot Aerospace Raises $8 Million in Series A Funds Led by ATX Ventures

Slingshot Aerospace, Inc. announced today that it has raised $8 million in Series A funds for a total raised of $17.1 million to date. The round is led by ATX Venture Partners, and includes additional investments from Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, Techstars Ventures, and Okapi Venture…

How to Manage the Threat of Space Debris

Space is not as peaceful as you might expect. Look a little closer - typically with the help of ground-based radars, RF sensors, and optical telescopes - and you’ll notice there are tens of thousands of objects orbiting Earth.

AFWERX Announces Slingshot Aerospace Among Top Teams Selected to Revolutionize the Space Ecosystem

AFWERX announced Slingshot Aerospace as one of the top 26 participating teams out of 809 teams selected from across the globe competing in the EngageSpace challenge. Participants of the challenge are working to revolutionize how the space ecosystem works, dismantle the walls between sectors and …

Slingshot Aerospace & Leading Hollywood Visualization Studio THE THIRD FLOOR Reimagine Next-Gen Space Training

Slingshot Aerospace has received $2 million to develop the Slingshot Orbital Laboratory, an immersive space simulation tool for the Space Force. In partnership with world-leading Hollywood visualization studio The Third Floor, the companies will bring together data and immersive design expertise…

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 David Godwin, Melanie Stricklan and Thomas Ashman.

  • How many employees does Slingshot Aerospace have?

    Slingshot Aerospace has 37 employees.

  • Who are Slingshot Aerospace competitors?

    Competitors of Slingshot Aerospace include Ception, GeoVista and VidTeq.

  • Where is Slingshot Aerospace headquarters?

    Slingshot Aerospace headquarters is located at 1400 Lavaca St #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 3 offices.