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 observation business, about ways for startups to gain a foothold in this sector of the space industry, discuss the various hurdles on the way to dominating the EO market as well as the best ways for collected satellite imagery to find its way to the end-user.
The United Arab Emirates launched its first-ever deep space exploration mission on July 19, 2020. The Hope Probe is going to Mars to study the atmosphere of the Red planet in greater detail. Why is the Emirates Mars mission so important science-wise and otherwise, and
You don’t have to be an orbital mechanics engineer or a space engineer to create a successful company and career in the space industry. There is room for designers, UX/UI designers, copywriters, and legal advisors. And there is a whole niche in the space industry
Why tech giants like Google, Apple, and Amazon are already considering and even investing in satellite technology today? Let’s try to figure this out by the modeled business case on why Apple is to heavily invest in this technology, in having its own satellites.
Amazon and SpaceX are doing satellite constellation project Kuiper and Starlink, respectively. They are the pioneers of that notion of having their own satellite, even if it’s not a space business at its finest. Can the big transnational enterprises like car manufacturers be the second
As the brilliant launch of the SpaceX Crew Dragon a couple of weeks ago started a new era in commercial manned spaceflight, two less visible and nerdy space missions — successful launches of Northrop Grumman’s Mission Extension Vehicle (MEV-1) and NASA’s Mars Cube One project
The government of India is going to adopt a law that boosts private space companies and public-private partnerships in the country. This is very welcome news, and guess why:
India has really great potential in space technology and the space sector but used to face