Latitude (formerly Venture Orbital Systems) is a French new space company developing the Zephyr rocket. Latitude wants to compete in the micro launcher market with its Zephyr rocket. Find out more on the history, business, financials and strategy behind Latitude
Orbex is a European rocket startup developing the Orbex Prime rocket. The Orbex Prime will be a microlauncher with potential payloads of up to 150 kilogram to low earth orbit (LEO). Orbex is truly a European new-space startup, though it considers itself UK-based for strategic reasons.
Space Hub Sutherland
The Space Hub Sutherland is a government project by the HIE, Highlands and Islands Enterprise, to develop a launch site in northern Scotland. It is one of two spaceports being developed in Scotland, the other one being SaxaVord Spaceport.
SaxaVord Spaceport, located in the Shetland Islands all the way in Northern Scotland, will be the largest orbital spaceport in the UK and possibly in Europe. Founded in 2018 as one of the primary contenders of the UK’s space initiative, SaxaVord is building a massive facility with launch pads for orbital rockets, a satellite tracking station, housing for crew and tourists, and even reviving an old airport.
Skyrora is a NewSpace company based in Scotland that develops the Skyrora XL, a three-stage liquid propulsion rocket for payloads of 315 kg into low-earth-orbit. Read our insights and analysis of Skyrora
Rocket Factory Augsburg
Background Information Official Name Rocket Factory Augsburg AG Date founded 2019 (11. Oktober 2019?) Founder Stefan Tweraser, Stefan Brieschenk, Jörn Spurmann Founding Investors MT Aerospace Holding GmbH (90%) Jean-Jacques Dordain (10%), ex ESA-Chief
PLD Space is a Spanish NewSpace company building the MIURA rockets. It was established in 2011 with the goal of providing the first commercial launch services for Spain and from Spain.
Andøya Space Center
The Andøya Space Center is a spaceport made for launching rockets in northen Norway. It is a remarkable and historic place that you probably have not heard of. With a history of rocket launches dating back to 1962, it is one of the oldest active launch sites in the world. Its location in northern Norway at a latitude of 69° makes it also the northernmost launch site in the world. Now, Andøya Space Center (ASC) will become the first of its kind on the European continent with a new launch site for orbital launches.
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Isar Aerospace Technologies
Isar Aerospace is a German aerospace company that has recently raised 180 million in funding, positioning it as one of Europe’s most well-funded launch startups. The company is currently focused on developing its Spectrum rocket, a two-stage liquid-fuel rocket designed to launch payloads of up to 1,000 kilograms into orbit.