SCOUT forms international partnerships to advance space domain awareness – Parabolic Arc

ALEXANDRIA, VA, USA, September 23, 2022 (Scout Space PR) — SCOUT area Inc., a leading provider of observational data in space, today announced that it has signed several international agreements with partners, including OKAPI:Orbits (DE), Spiral Blue (OZ), D-Orbit (IT), SpaceMap (SK) and Nurjana. Technologies (IT) to improve the security of space operations.

SCOUT’s International Space Domain Awareness Coalition will focus on integrating SCOUT’s Space Domain Awareness (SDA) offerings with the international partner’s solutions. The agreements involve advancing international technical partnerships and advocating for sustainable space regulations across the globe.

“We recognize that the development of space technologies is accelerating today in a global market, and we are excited to bring together a cohort of companies from around the world to accelerate innovative SDA capabilities in this market,” said Eric Ingram, CEO of SCOUT. “SCOUT’s group of international partners further develops the space domain awareness vertical and market. This establishes and builds a pipeline of customers, suppliers, and capabilities that will increase our ability to support and enhance space environmental awareness with commercial data tools for shared security and prosperity.

SCOUT’s international partners include:

  • OKAPI: Orbits, an innovative Germany-based SaaS startup dedicated to making space travel more sustainable through collision avoidance software for satellites.
  • Spiral Blue, a Sydney-based SME focused on building the next generation of Earth Observation services with Artificial Intelligence and Space Edge Computing.
  • D-Orbit, an Italy-based market leader in the space logistics and transportation services industry with a track record of services, technologies and successful missions in space.
  • SpaceMap, a South Korea-based startup providing a decision-making platform for the best possible solutions to space problems in real or near real time.
  • Nurjana Technologies, an Italian company providing innovative product and system solutions for the defense and aerospace industries.

Earlier this month, SCOUT announced a partnership with Privateer Space, which also focused on integrating Scout’s systems architecture and data collection capabilities with Privateer’s data solutions. The two companies plan to explore creating joint offerings that further enhance their respective space object and event datasets to improve the safety of space operations. As a leader in providing observational data in space, SCOUT also has ongoing partnerships with Slingshot and Kayhan Space.

About the SCOUT Space:
SCOUT Space was founded in 2019 with the mission to enable a new era of security and transparency in space. SCOUT’s space products and services, first launched in June 2021, enable spacecraft to see and understand the things around them. The distributed sensor orbital network developed by SCOUT will significantly improve space domain awareness (SDA) and ensure responsible use of the space environment. The company is a startup backed by Techstars, MassChallenge, and an enterprise with ongoing government and commercial contracts. SCOUT holds the Workbench® Startup of the year 2021® Title. For more information, visit www.scout.space.