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SSL's top competitors include Astra, China Spacesat, Planet Labs, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Blue Canyon Technologies, Tyvak and Ball Aerospace.
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SSL
SSL
SSL (Space Systems/Loral) is a provider of commercial satellites and spacecraft systems.
Astra
Astra
Astra Space is a company that provides satellite delivery and launch services.
China Spacesat
China Spacesat
China Spacesat is a developer of small and microsatellites.
Planet Labs
Planet Labs
Planet Labs is a space and data analytics company.
Sierra Nevada Corporation
Sierra Nevada Corporation
Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is a company that develops engineering technologies in the areas of aerospace, aviation, electronics, and systems integration.
Blue Canyon Technologies
Blue Canyon Technologies
Blue Canyon Technologies (BCT) is a spacecraft company and a provider of small satellite solutions, including nanosatellites, microsatellites, and ESPA-class.
Tyvak
Tyvak
Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems is a company providing space systems.
Ball Aerospace
Ball Aerospace
Ball Aerospace is a company manufacturing spacecraft, components, and instruments for national defense, civil space, and commercial space applications.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1957
Founding Date
2016
Founding Date
1997
Founding Date
2010
Founding Date
1963
Founding Date
2008
Founding Date
2011
Founding Date
1956
Type
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Subsidiary
Tags
Locations
Locations
Palo Alto, US HQ
Boulder, US
Locations
Alameda, US HQ
Alameda, US
Locations
Beijing, CN HQ
Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
Berlin, DE
Washington, US
Locations
Sparks, US HQ
Weßling, DE
Ankara, TR
Aberdeen Proving Ground, US
Arlington, US
Beavercreek, US
Bedford, US
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Locations
Lafayette, US HQ
Locations
Irvine, US HQ
Torino, IT
Locations
Boulder, US HQ
Albuquerque, US
Arlington, US
Broomfield, US
Chantilly, US
Chesterfield, US
Columbia, US
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Employees
Employees
1,7231% decrease
Employees
28433% increase
Employees
4,077
Employees
7081% increase
Employees
3,5001% decrease
Employees
2954% increase
Employees
1112% increase
Employees
4,2631% increase
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
2 b
Valuation ($)
4.8 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
7.1 k
Twitter followers
69.1 k
Twitter followers
N/A
Twitter followers
109.1 k
Twitter followers
44.5 k
Twitter followers
1.1 k
Twitter followers
2 k
Twitter followers
8.6 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
15
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
50
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
43
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
3
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
95
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
388.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
54.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
17.9
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
3.7
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
97.89%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
N/A
Alexa Website Rank
99240
Alexa Website Rank
N/A
Alexa Website Rank
174368
Alexa Website Rank
264868
Alexa Website Rank
353074
Alexa Website Rank
85212
Alexa Website Rank
N/A
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
2.8
Employee Rating
3.1
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
4.4
Employee Rating
3.7
Employee Rating
3.3
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
N/A

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$113m (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$1.6b (Y, 2017)
Revenue (est.)
$50.8m (Y, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A

Operating

Partners
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
6 (Sep, 2020)
Partners
N/A
Partners
14 (Sep, 2020)
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Patent Applications (US)
Patent Applications (US)
N/A
Patent Applications (US)
N/A
Patent Applications (US)
N/A
Patent Applications (US)
13 (Sep, 2020)
Patent Applications (US)
36 (May, 2021)
Patent Applications (US)
2 (Sep, 2020)
Patent Applications (US)
N/A
Patent Applications (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
746 (Apr, 2021)
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
11 (Sep, 2020)
Patents (US)
34 (May, 2021)
Patents (US)
2 (Sep, 2020)
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
N/A
Services Provided
Services Provided
N/A
Services Provided
N/A
Services Provided
N/A
Services Provided
5 (Sep, 2020)
Services Provided
28 (May, 2021)
Services Provided
N/A
Services Provided
N/A
Services Provided
N/A
Trademarks (US)
Trademarks (US)
N/A
Trademarks (US)
N/A
Trademarks (US)
N/A
Trademarks (US)
5 (Sep, 2020)
Trademarks (US)
85 (May, 2021)
Trademarks (US)
N/A
Trademarks (US)
N/A
Trademarks (US)
N/A

Funding

Latest funding round
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 168m (over 2 years ago)
Latest funding round
$ 225k (about 1 year ago)
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 4m
Total funding raised
$ 100m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 326.1m
Total funding raised
$ 1.1m
Total funding raised
$ 2.9m
Total funding raised
$ 71.3k
Total funding raised
$ 97m
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Astra
HQ
Alameda, US
Employees
284↑ 33% increase

Astra Space is a company that provides satellite delivery and launch services.

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China Spacesat
HQ
Beijing, CN
Employees
4,077

China Spacesat is a developer of small and microsatellites.

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Planet Labs
HQ
San Francisco, US
Employees
708↑ 1% increase

Planet Labs is a space and data analytics company.

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Sierra Nevada Corporation
HQ
Sparks, US
Employees
3,500↓ 1% decrease

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is a company that develops engineering technologies in the areas of aerospace, aviation, electronics, and systems integration.

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