Capella Space Signs SAR Imagery Contract with the Department of Defense

Capella Space will provide on-demand, high-resolution SAR data and analytics for the U.S. Navy SAN FRANCISCO, May 13, 2020 — Capella Space today announced it has signed a contract with the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) for the purpose of providing airborne synthetic aperture radar (SAR) data to the U.S. Navy. Facilitated through the Defense […]

Capella Space Receives Honorable Mention on the Fast Company World Changing Ideas List

The way the space industry today approaches Earth observation is primed for innovation, which is why at Capella Space we have taken an entirely different approach to collecting Earth observation data with our proprietary SAR technology. As our team continues to accelerate our vision to provide on-demand radar data and analytics from space, I’m proud […]

An Update from Capella Space on Sequoia and COVID-19

We wanted to update everyone that we are not launching Sequoia in March, and we’re working with SpaceX to determine the next available launch opportunity. We’re exploring multiple options and given COVID-19, we’ll be working on our plans and releasing more details once we feel we have more concrete updates to share. The pandemic is […]

Capella Space Named to Fast Company’s World’s Most Innovative Companies List

At Capella Space, we pride ourselves on a culture that fosters innovation through welcoming diverse backgrounds, promoting transparency and encouraging new ways of doing things. Today, we landed the #5 spot on Fast Company’s World’s Most Innovative Companies list for the space industry category – which I’m proud to say is not only due to […]

Capella Space Expands Leadership Team as It Ramps to Deliver Timely and Reliable Earth Observation Data

Capella Leadership Dayna Anderson Mack Koepke

With significant backing and breakthrough technology, Capella appoints experienced leaders to advance earth observation and bring commercial SAR to market SAN FRANCISCO, February 27, 2020 — Capella Space, an aerospace and information services company providing Earth observation data on demand, today announced two new, strategic additions to its leadership team: Dayna Anderson as vice president […]

Innovating for a Growing SAR Market

By Payam Banazadeh, Founder and CEO Our Vision for Ubiquitous DataAt Capella Space, we have a mission: To deliver hourly monitoring of any place on Earth, day and night, regardless of weather or environmental conditions. We launched the company in 2016 with an ambitious vision to build the world’s largest commercial radar satellite constellation which […]

Capella Space Unveils Advanced Satellite Design to Deliver High Resolution On-Demand Earth Observation Data

Sequoia satellite at night

Artist impression of Capella SAR satellite. Background image courtesy NASA. Enhanced technology package meets customer demand for timely, flexible and frequent very high resolution SAR imagery SAN FRANCISCO, January 21, 2020 — Capella Space, an information services company providing Earth observation data on demand, today unveiled its evolved satellite design to enable on-demand observations of […]