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Al Yah Satellite Communications Company
What is heritage, and why does it matter applicable to a launch campaign? How to deal with the launch price range. Why does one launch cost way too high or enormously low? What if the launch will be delayed? What backup options do you need
This video is about Precious Payload's experience participating in the space stream of a famous goals-drive accelerator called Creative Destruction Lab. The lessons learned by our team with this accelerator program could be applied to basically any mentor-driven accelerator out there, be it TechStars or
History proves that most of the startups or talents representing the #NewSpace movement have grown from a successful technological demonstration of payloads. That’s why it’s crucial to catalog those missions and guide the entrepreneurs entering the small satellite industry.
Last week we posted the first video
This video divided into two parts covers 60+ satellite payload ideas across 10+ categories: Earth Observation, Communication, Technological Demonstration, In-Space Manufacturing, Space Weather, GPS and GNSS, Space Situation Awareness, Amateur Radio, Thermal experiments, Microgravity experiments, and Astronomy payloads.
Learn more about different satellite payloads types from
Why are many satellite businesses not sustainable? What is the biggest problem in the smallsat industry? Why can hosted payloads become a solution for many space projects? Finally, how does Precious Payload help space companies reduce the time and costs of their journey to space?
This video helps anyone who is planning to start a space company to better understand the small satellite industry and define goals to market strategy:
At Precious Payload, we differentiate four main SmallSat customer groups:
1. Space enthusiasts
2. First-time builders
3. Working on their second or third mission
Enabling space entrepreneurship is the reason why Precious Payload exists. We are creating a set of modern, easy to use browser-based software tools that will walk future satellite SMEs through the toughest milestones and decisions on their journey to build space companies.
Earth observation business is a tasty morsel for both small startups and well-seasoned players on the space market. Precious Payload’s CEO Andrew Maximov sat down to talk with Awais Ahmed, founder and CEO of Pixxel, an innovative space startup from India working in the Earth