The Space Industry's leading launch & satellite database
Our experienced analysts provide comprehensive, consistent, independent and authoritative information
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Seradata is the home of SpaceTrak
The Space Industry’s leading launch, satellite database and analysis system. Delivered via a powerful website, our experienced analysts provide comprehensive, consistent, independent and authoritative information covering every (orbital) launch and satellite since Sputnik in 1957. Originally created in 1997, SpaceTrak powers the marketing and risk decisions of key launch providers, manufacturers, insurance companies, governments and satellite operators worldwide.
SpaceTrak is the leading product of Seradata, set up as a result of a management buy-out in 2013 from Flightglobal Ascend (formerly Airclaims). Seradata has invested in and continues to improve both the content of and the IT behind SpaceTrak, enhancing the customer experience.
Here’s what SpaceTrak’s users say:
VP Business Development
ArianespaceSpaceTrak is indisputably the most reliable source of information for risk evaluation to support decisions in the space sector.
VP Mission Assurance
Space Systems/Loral (SSL)At SSL we find the SpaceTrak database of great value for anomaly insurance claim information.
Head of Space
Swiss ReinsuranceThe SpaceTrak online database, as well as the Space Review analysis, have been very valuable to conduct our day-to-day underwriting business.
Corporate Strategy Advisor
IntelsatSpaceTrak’s comprehensive data is incredibly valuable in helping us make informed business decisions.
Seradata Space Intelligence
It was announced on 26 July, that new-space company Astrobotic Technology Inc – a lunar logistics company – has contracted with US launch provider ULA (United Launch Alliance) for a secondary payload spot on a Atlas V launch to occur in 2019. Astrobotic...read more
Following the completion of its cargo delivery mission, the Russian PROGRESS MS-05 cargo-craft was undocked from the ISS (International Space Station) at 1746 GMT, 20 July, completing a roughly five-month stay connected to the station. For its descent back into the...read more
Musk backtracks on Dragon propulsive landings…as two ULA Atlas V rockets are booked for Dream Chaser competitor
Elon Musk, billionaire founder of SpaceX (and Tesla cars), while speaking at the International Space Station Research and Development (ISSR&D) Conference in Washington D.C. has apparently backtracked on a promise to provide a Dragon manned space vehicle which...read more
While this column is principally about spaceflight – past aerospace history sometimes features. The new movie retelling of the “great escape” of British Expeditionary Force (BEF) and part of the French arm from the cut off port of Dunkirk in the...read more