Technology Export Regulations and Implications for the Space Economy
This article explores technology export regulations and discusses their impact on the space economy.Read More Technology Export Regulations and Implications for the Space Economy
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This article explores technology export regulations and discusses their impact on the space economy.Read More Technology Export Regulations and Implications for the Space Economy
Overview of the ways that satellite technology can save lives.Read More How Can Space Technology Help Emergency Management Services?
If the long overdue “big one” earthquake were to hit California, it would have significant consequences on various industries, including the space economy. Many space-related companies have headquarters, manufacturing facilities, or launch sites in California.Read More The Big One and the Space Economy: Understanding the Consequences of a Major Earthquake in California
This article explores the NAICS classification system, examines how it applies to space economy businesses and discusses its importance for businesses and governments.Read More Decoding the Space Industry: A Closer Look at the NAICS Classification System and its Application to Satellite and Launch Companies
An overview of the ways that satellite technology is used to help predict earthquakes.Read More How Can Space Technology Help Predict Earthquakes?
This article explores the advantages and disadvantages of horizontal integration for Earth observation satellite operators, as well as the current state of the industry in terms of horizontal integration.Read More The Pros and Cons of Horizontal Integration for Earth Observation Satellite Operators
This article explores the distinctions between horizontal and vertical markets and provides examples in the context of the space economy.Read More Horizontal vs. Vertical Markets: A Look into the Space Economy
This article explores the advantages and disadvantages of vertical integration for Earth observation satellite operators, as well as the current state of the industry in terms of vertical integration.Read More The Pros and Cons of Vertical Integration for Earth Observation Satellite Operators
Describes how satellite technology is used in the mining industry.Read More How Can Space Technology Help The Mining Industry?
Discusses data fusion and synthetic aperture radar satellite imageryRead More Enhancing Satellite Imagery Insights: The Power of Data Fusion in SAR Remote Sensing
Joint Project will Collect Data on Supply Chains Affiliated with NASA and NOAARead More Commerce, NASA Begin U.S. Civil Space Industrial Base Assessment (March 2023)
High-quality newsletters providing space economy insights.Read More 17 Must-Read Space Economy Newsletters!
This article describes the role the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) plays in regulating satellites in the United States.Read More What is the FCC’s Role in Commercial Space?
Discusses ways in which AI is currently used, and can be used, to advance space technology.Read More How can Artificial Intelligence be used in Space Technology?
How does satellite technology benefit agriculture?Read More How Can Space Technology Help the Agriculture Industry?
Moon Village Association lunar economy taxonomy overviewRead More Lunar Economy Taxonomy – Moon Village Association
Overview of ESA space economy taxonomyRead More Space Economy Taxonomy – ESA and Dealroom
A short history of space resources mining.Read More Space Resource Mining… What is it and How Real is it?
This article explores how satellite technology can help in dam management and maintenance.Read More How Can Space Technology Help Dam Management and Maintenance?
Example of horizontal and vertical markets in the space economyRead More Space Economy Horizontal and Vertical Markets – A Quick Overview
Comprehensive database and analysis of launch vehicles on the horizon.Read More New Orbital Rockets on the Horizon – 2023 edition
To help commercial space companies and others interested in this industry, the FAA publishes data on all commercial space-related activities in their commercial space transportation licensing database.Read More FAA Commercial Space Data 2010 to 2023
Analysis of small satellites activities in 2022 by BryceTech.Read More BryceTech Smallsats by the Numbers 2023
Currently nothing space economy specific, but potentially space company relevant.Read More What is Gartner’s “Magic Quadrant” and Relevance to the Space Economy – A Quick Overview
Several very useful research tools provided by NASA..Read More Researching NASA Research, Technology, Collaborations, and More – A Quick Overview
Answers the question – What are the segments of a space system?Read More Space System Segments – A Quick Overview
Provides resources for creating a business SWOTRead More SWOT Analysis: An Essential Part of Market Analysis
Facts and figures based upon a review of the competitive landscape for space logistics vehicles.Read More Insights into Space Logistics Vehicles
Review of funding stages that space start-ups can go throughRead More Space Start-ups Funding Stages – A Quick Overview
Taxonomy used by dealroom.co for their space tech databaseRead More Space Economy Taxonomy – Space Tech Database
Pointers to top articles addressing elements of the SpaceX business, including: cost to reuse Falcon 9 boosters, financials, payload customers, and $/kg competitive positioning.Read More Everything You Wanted to Know About SpaceX from a Business Perspective…
Some common areas of market segmentationRead More Space Economy Market Segmentation Taxonomies – General
$4.7 billion investment made in 4Q 2022Read More Space Capital 4Q 2022 Investment Report
Provides an overview of the space economy value chain and highlights different interpretations by different organizations.Read More What is the Value Chain of the Space Economy – A Quick Overview
OECD definition of what should be considered a “Space Company”Read More What is a “Space Company” – A Quick Overview
Online resources for discovering funding sources and sales opportunities.Read More Funding and Sales Resources for Space Entrepreneurs
Not much sand left in the hourglass…Read More Astra Space Inc. Countdown to $0?
Timeline of United States actions from 2011 to 2022 to protect historical lunar artifacts and sites.Read More Timeline of U.S. Actions to Protect Lunar Historical Sites and Artifacts
Highly recommended newsletters to keep on top of the space economy… and they are all free.Read More 15 Must-Read Space Economy Newsletters!
20 years ago, what did the experts think was important to do in order to secure US leadership in space in the 21st-century? How have things progressed so far?Read More US and Space – 2002 Looking into the 21st-Century
Follows the development of space marketing from the beginning to present day. Advertising campaigns and important milestones are provided.Read More Timeline of Space Marketing from 1962 to the Present
NASA goals and implementation strategies related to developing a sustainable US commercial space industry.Read More NASA’s Plan to Foster a US Commercial Space Industry – A Quick Overview
NASA’s key role in the new space economy.Read More NASA and the New Space Economy – A Quick Overview
How to access the public acquisition forecast for NASA…Read More NASA’s Consolidated Acquisition Forecast – Sales Prospecting Resources
Summary of February 2022 UK National Space Strategy document.Read More UK National Space Policy – A Quick Overview
What are the areas related to in-space manufacturing that NASA is interested in funding?Read More NASA In-Space Production Applications (InSPA) Priorities for Funding – A Quick Overview
What are the characteristics of microgravity that may benefit manufacturing activities?Read More The Value of Microgravity for Manufacturing – A Quick Overview
What are the counterspace threats and how do space systems minimize their vulnerability?Read More Space Systems vs Counterspace Threats – A Quick Overview
What is the scope of space logistics, what are the services available, what are the benefits for customers?Read More Space Logistics – A Quick Overview
You may be surprised!Read More Guess Who is SpaceX’s Best Customer?
What medications were used, why and how often?Read More Insights into US Astronauts Use of Medication on ISS between 2002 and 2012
This article summarizes the results of a NASA analysis of consumables supplies sent to the ISS between October 2017 to February 2020.Read More Insights into the Space Logistics of ISS from 2017 to 2020
Infographics overview of China’s lunar exploration program. Coverage includes program phases and specific missions.Read More Timeline of China’s Lunar Exploration Program from 2007 to 2035+
As with many secret projects, there is ongoing speculation regarding the hidden “REAL” purpose of the X-37…Read More What do you think the X-37B’s mission is?
A comprehensive timeline of ISAM / OSAM major advances and milestones from 1961 into the future.Read More Timeline of In-Orbit Servicing, Assembly, and Manufacturing (ISAM) Advances – Past, Present and Future
The same way you might purchase insurance for your home or automobile, satellite operators can purchase insurance for their satellites. What type of space insurance is available and what does it cover?Read More Space Insurance – A Quick Overview
Interactive data visualizations of NASA annual budget from 1959 to 2022.Read More More Insights into NASA Annual Budgets from 1959 to 2022
This article focuses on Space Start-ups and their potential for acquisition in 2023+.Read More Space Company Acquisitions Watch
Interactive data visualizations and data set related to United States spaceports.Read More Insights into US Spaceports
Interactive data visualizations and data set related to global orbital spaceports.Read More Insights into Global Orbital Spaceports
Interactive data visualizations of launch vehicle costs for NASA planetary exploration missions.Read More Insights into NASA Launch Vehicle Costs from 1959 to 2022
What happens before the rocket leaves the launch pad? This article provides a quick overview of launch operations processes.Read More Launch Operations Processes – A Quick Overview
Current market capitalization of publicly traded space companies.Read More Space Companies Market Capitalization (Publicly Traded)
As of October 10, 2022Read More How Many Active Orbital Rocket Types Currently Exist?
Evolution of Falcon 9 price to launch a kilogram of payload into LEO.Read More Industry Disruptor: SpaceX Falcon 9 LEO Launch Pricing 2010 to 2022
An overview of the different methods for establishing a basis for space launch pricing market comparisons.Read More Estimating Space Launch Prices for Market Comparatives – A Quick Overview
Insights into global operational launch vehicles.Read More Insights into Operational Orbital Launch Vehicle Types
This article provides an overview of space station logistic spacecraft using data visualizations. Source data set is provided.Read More Insights into Space Station Logistics Spacecraft – Past, Present, and Future
The space economy has been steadily growing since 2005. Space economy size estimates from 2005 to 2045 are visualized and the source data set is provided.Read More Global Space Economy Size Estimates 2005 to 2045
For those who want to keep on top of SpaceX’s Starship, this article highlights the Top 5 resources to use.Read More Top 5 List for Fans of SpaceX’s Starship
Over 2400 experiments have been performed on ISS since the space station became operational. What has been done, by who, and what are the plans for the future?Read More Research in Space – A Quick Overview
Over 2400 experiments have been performed on ISS since it became operational. This article provides high-level insights into the experiments.Read More Insights into ISS Experiments
Is there really any difference between a Government Astronaut and a Space Tourist? This article looks at it from the context of market size analysis.Read More There is no Difference Between a Government Astronaut and a Space Tourist!
Charts and associated data setRead More Space Companies Relative Performance (Publicly Listed)
Analysis of missions and associated characteristicsRead More Insights into NASA’s Smallsat/Cubesat Fleet Mission Database
1998 to the futureRead More Space Logistics Cargo Spacecraft from the Past to the Future
Automatically updated charts and data showing the performance of space SPAC companies.Read More Space SPAC Companies Performance
This article provides a comprehensive guide to space economy data sets.Read More A Guide to Space Economy Data Sets
A comprehensive timeline starting with the first mention of satellite and following the progression of events through the birth of Cubesats, the proliferation of LEO constellations, to the future inevitable decline of LEO constellations and small satellites.Read More A Timeline of the Smallsat Market – Past, Present, and Future
The roller coaster ride from over $2 billion valuation to less than $200 million…Read More Astra Space Inc. Company History 2016 to the Present
Insights into the 16 operational, planned or proposed space stations.Read More New Space Stations on the Horizon
There are currently 14 operational, planned or proposed Space Stations…Read More Space Stations Current and Future
Visualizations of FAA licensed launch dataRead More Insights into FAA Licensed Launches from 1989 to August 31, 2022
Virgin Galactic articles compendiumRead More Insights into Virgin Galactic
Data visualizations providing interesting insightsRead More Insights into Operational Satellites Currently in Orbit Around Earth as of June 2022
All crewed spacecraft from 1961 to currently planned future vehicles.Read More Crewed Spacecraft from the Past to the Future
The top sources for US space sustainability policy, regulation and information on what is in orbit.Read More Top 5 Sources for Space Sustainability Information – A Quick Overview
Washington State Space Economy Size 2018 and 2022Read More Washington State Space Economy 2022
There is 100 times more solar energy available from a narrow strip around the earth at Geostationary Earth Orbit (GEO), than the forecast global energy demands of humanity in 2050. Want to know more?Read More Is space based solar power feasible? Is it affordable?
New report published in 2022Read More The UK Space Supply Chain 2022
Covers the period from 1957 to 1996Read More Origins of the US Commercial Space Industry – A Quick Overview
This National Strategy outlines how the United States will support and stimulate the United States Government (USG), academic, and commercial ISAM capability development.Read More In-Space Servicing, Assembly, and Manufacturing National Strategy 2022
An interagency implementation plan to guide the actions of the U.S. Government (USG) in addressing orbital debris challenges.Read More National Orbital Debris Implementation Plan 2022
An overview using latest information from NASA and ESA.Read More Space Junk, Space Debris, Orbital Debris – A Quick Overview
New report published August 2022Read More State of the Space Industrial Base 2022
Three Deloitte Consulting publications address the commercialization of low Earth orbit (LEO) and its associated economic impact.Read More How will commercialization of LEO affect the economy?
Space economy taxonomy from the context of a venture capital firm.Read More Space Economy Taxonomy – Space Capital
Space economy taxonomy from a venture capital perspective.Read More Space Economy Taxonomy – SpaceFund
Only the best…Read More 11 Must-Read Space Economy Newsletters!
Get the scoop on the maiden flights of new orbital launch vehicles happening in 2022, 2023 and 2024.Read More New Orbital Rockets on the Horizon
This article consolidates Rocket Lab articles published on newspaceeconomy.ca.Read More Insights into Rocket Lab
Online resources compendiumRead More Space Economy Research Resources
What is involved in delisting? What are the timelines involved? What is your opinion?Read More Will Astra be delisted from the Nasdaq?
CSIS June 2022 ReportRead More Launch Costs 1957 to 2019
Commercial Space DataRead More FAA Commercial Space Statistics as of August 22, 2022
Investor update presentationRead More Rocket Lab Presentation 2Q 2022 Investor Update (August 11, 2022)
Abstracts for currently assigned patents.Read More Rocket Lab Patents as of August 11, 2022 ( $RKLB #RocketLab )
A presentation well worth reading!Read More Rocket Lab Presentation from Bank Of America Conference (August 10, 2022)
What possible futures exist for Rocket Lab?Read More Thought Experiment: Five Possible Futures for Rocket Lab?
Summary of NASA analysis from 2019Read More Smallsat Failure Rates – 2000 to 2016
Research and Markets published a new report in August 2022, “Space Situational Awareness Services Market – An Analysis of Debris Mitigation, Domain Awareness & Traffic Management Capabilities: Focus on End User, Orbit, Service, and Region – Analysis and Forecast, 2022-2032”. This article provides an overview of the report contents.Read More Global Space Situational Awareness Services Forecast to Reach $172.7 Million by 2032
The purpose of this article is to provide creators, or aspiring creators, with an overview of opportunities to carve out a niche in Space Economy & Technology infographics.Read More Part 7: Guide to the Stars (of Space Economy & Technology Infographics) Opportunities for Individual Creators
What is your opinion?Read More What does the future hold for Astra?
What is the plan to profitability? Is there a plan?Read More Astra’s new business plan is… bankruptcy in 2023?
The Axiom Mission 1 operated 25 ISS National Laboratory sponsored experiments. What were those experiments and what were the expected scientific benefits?Read More What science did the Axiom Mission 1 perform while on the ISS?
NASA is changing the rules for Private Astronaut (PA) activities and behavior expectations for missions to the ISS. What is NASA changing and why?Read More What happened during the Axiom Space Ax-1 ISS mission that made NASA change the rules for future private astronaut missions?
This article is a compendium of Space Economy size estimates from government, commercial, and not for profit organizations. .Read More What Are The Fortune Tellers Saying About The Global Space Economy?
The space economy elephant and the analysts…Read More Space Economy Taxonomy…
Astra Space Inc. is heavy on weaknesses and threats.…Read More Astra Space Inc. – Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats (SWOT)
This article provides a concise overview of the different groupings/categorizations for launch vehicles.Read More Launch Vehicle Categorizations Made Simple: What You Need To Know
Currently active, or under development, orbital launchers in 2022.Read More Orbital Launch Vehicles Compendium 2022
Will Neutron be a winner or a dog?Read More That dog won’t hunt… Rocket Lab’s Neutron Space Launch Vehicle (updated July 15)
The SEC provides a freely available database called Edgar which contains information on all publicly traded companies. These companies are required to make filings to the SEC, including: annual reports; and upon the occurrence of specific events that are material to the business. These filings are made available in the Edgar database.Read More How to use SEC filings to better understand space economy companies
This article provides an analysis of the space tourism market from the context of customer demand, business sustainability, and market dynamics.Read More Space Tourism Market Analysis
Planetary protection and planetary defense are two related but distinct concepts in the context of space exploration.Read More What is the Difference Between Planetary Protection and Planetary Defense?
US Department of Commerce perspective on the components of the US space economyRead More Space Economy Taxonomy – US Department of Commerce
Citi’s perspective on the space ecosystemRead More Space Economy Taxonomy – Citi
What is planetary protection and why is it important?Read More What is Planetary Protection?
OneWeb is a global communications company that is focused on providing broadband access to underserved areas of the world. The company was founded in 2012 and has quickly become a major player in the satellite communications industry. OneWeb was founded by Greg Wyler, a former executive at Google and O3b Networks. Wyler saw a need […]Read More The History of OneWeb
Morgan Stanley space economy taxonomyRead More Space Economy Taxonomy – Morgan Stanley
NSR is a market analysis company that focuses on the space market.Read More Space Economy Taxonomy – NSR
In February 2023 all US Department of Defense components were directed to comply with 5 “tenants of responsible behaviors in space”.Read More How do you play nice with others in Space?
Planetary defense refers to the efforts to protect the Earth and its inhabitants from the potential threat posed by asteroids, comets, and other celestial objects that could collide with our planet. NASA plays a key role in planetary defense by leading and coordinating international efforts to detect and track near-Earth objects (NEOs) and develop strategies […]Read More What is Planetary Defense and NASA’s Role?
What is working and what is not working…Read More European Earth Observation Start-ups Survey – Key Findings
ESA’s innovative Earth observation program overviewRead More Free Earth Observation Data… A Quick Overview of the Copernicus Sentinel Program