The sale will allow parent company Spaceflight Industries to focus accelerating the growth of its BlackSky subsidiary
Spaceflight to date has inked deals to launch some 270 satellites, including nearly 100 this year
Deal could lead to future government-procurement pacts for the provider of Earth-observation imagery
Seattle-area startup will produce the cyber-secure ‘SpaceBelt’ network for Cloud Constellation Corp.
Seattle company joins a host of players seeking to provide internet service from space
Company is helping to fuel a global surge in private-sector small-satellite launches
Company is one of nearly a dozen vying to offer internet service from space
New facility is slated to produce 20 small satellites for Seattle-based BlackSky’s Earth-observation platform