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SpinLaunch is a stealth space catapult company. It develops a kinetic space launch system. SpinLaunch solution allows for on-demand launches of small satellites.

HQLong Beach, CA, US

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)76(+5%)
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Key People/Management at SpinLaunch

Jonathan Yaney

Jonathan Yaney

Founder and CEO
Ryan Hampton

Ryan Hampton

VP of Special Projects
David B. Lampert

David B. Lampert

Director of Executive Communications
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SpinLaunch Office Locations

SpinLaunch has an office in Long Beach
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SpinLaunch Financials and Metrics

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SpinLaunch total Funding

$83.2 m

SpinLaunch latest funding size

$35 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

SpinLaunch investors

SpinLaunch's latest funding round in January 2020 was reported to be $35 m. In total, SpinLaunch has raised $83.2 m
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SpinLaunch Operating Metrics

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Facility Space, sq. ft.

140 k

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SpinLaunch News and Updates

SpinLaunch expands New Mexico test site

SpinLaunch expects to perform the first suborbital tests of a prototype of its centrifugal system for launching small satellites later this year from New Mexico. SpaceNews

This Company Built a Gigantic Centrifuge to Fling Rockets Into Space

SpinLaunch signed a responsive launch prototype contract with the Department of Defense to build out its kinetic energy-based launch system that will provide a lower-cost option for the ever-growing satellite industry. SpinLaunch hopes its new system will replace rocket boosters.

SpinLaunch spins up a $35M round to continue building its space catapult

SpinLaunch, a company that aims to turn the launch industry on its head with a wild new concept for getting to orbit, has raised a $35M round B to continue its quest. The team has yet to demonstrate their kinetic launch system, but this year will be the year that changes, they claim.

SpinLaunch joins cadre of small launch companies DoD wants to try out

DIU: We are working with companies like Rocket Labs and Vox which are more mature as well as potentially disruptive ones like SpinLaunch. SpaceNews.com
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SpinLaunch Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was SpinLaunch founded?

    SpinLaunch was founded in 2014.

  • Who are SpinLaunch key executives?

    SpinLaunch's key executives are Jonathan Yaney, Ryan Hampton and David B. Lampert.

  • How many employees does SpinLaunch have?

    SpinLaunch has 81 employees.

  • Who are SpinLaunch competitors?

    Competitors of SpinLaunch include Emxys, Optimum Technologies and Gilmour Space Technologies.

  • Where are SpinLaunch offices?

    SpinLaunch has an office in Long Beach.

  • How many offices does SpinLaunch have?

    SpinLaunch has 1 office.