Satellite Startup Capella Raises $19M Series B

Capella Space has raised a $19 million Series B led by existing investors Spark Capital and DCVC (Data Collective). The two-year-old San Francisco startup describes itself as an aerospace and information services company providing on-demand Earth observation data via advanced space radar. Prior to this financing, which also included participation from Argentina’s Mark VC and […]

OneWeb Launches Satellites (And Lands $1.25B in Capital)

Arlington, V.A-based OneWeb wants to bring the internet to space with a goal of helping connect underserved populations. Just weeks after its first successful satellite launch, the company announced today that it has landed $1.25 billion in venture capital. The round was led by SoftBank Group Corp., Grupo Salinas, Qualcomm Technologies, and the Government of Rwanda. Previous investors include Richard […]