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Space Industry Database

Microcom publishes a wide range of space and satellite industry information online in the database

The Space Industry Database contains information on thousands of companies, organisations and agencies involved in the global space industry.

The main areas covered are:

  • Space Agencies
    Governmental and international agencies responsible for space research, developing satellite technology and encouraging the space industry.
  • Regulatory Agencies
    Organisations (usually governmental) responsible for the allocation of spectrum, the regulation of satellite communications and launch services, and the issuing of licences.
  • Government
    Government ministries, departments and agencies as well as military organisations.
  • Launch Vehicles and Services
    Companies which manufacture launch vehicles and the hardware and software used in them. Also launch service providers, launch sites and other associated services.
  • Spacecraft Manufacturers
    Companies which manufacture complete spacecraft, payloads, buses as well as space segment hardware and software suppliers.
  • Manned Space
    Organisations supplying services, equipment and software in support of manned spaceflight.
  • Spacecraft Operators
    Organisations which either own or operate spacecraft.
  • Service Providers
    Organisations providing services to the space and satellite industries as well as organisations providing services using satellites.
  • Professional Equipment and Software Suppliers
    Companies which manufacture, supply or lease ground segment equipment and software intended primarily for the professional market.
  • Universities and Research Centres
    Research organisations, often associated with universities, and university departments involved in research relevant to the satellite and space industries, as well as research in astronomy, astrophysics and planetary science.
  • Standards Agencies
    National and international agencies responsible for the definition and publishing of standards relevant to the satellite and space industries.
  • Trade Associations
    Trade associations and other groups relevant to the satellite and space industries.

The Space Industry Database also has a listing of space industry events.