For Terramonitor, the sky is (not) the limit

April 2, 2019

Using up-to-date satellite data and advanced AI, this Finnish firm allows companies to turn geographical information into actionable insights.

ICEYE and Audacy join forces

March 14, 2019

Helsinki-based Earth observation company ICEYE has signed a memorandum of understanding with American space communications service provider Audacy to explore continuous satellite communications.

ICT

Lift-off for partnership between VTT and ESA

January 30, 2019

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and the European Space Agency (ESA) have inked a strategic partnership agreement to develop non-terrestrial 5G networks.

ICEYE and Spire launch joint project

January 23, 2019

Microsatellite startup ICEYE and data analytics provider Spire have agreed to begin technology collaboration to detect illegal activity on the high seas.

Finland and India step up synergy in two sectors

January 11, 2019

Finland and India have signed memorandums of understanding (MOU) on co-operation in cyber security and the peaceful use of outer space.

ICEYE’s Internet of Locations service gets a boost

December 17, 2018

Finnish Earth observation company ICEYE has received a 10 million-euro capital loan from Business Finland for the manufacturing of synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) satellites and launching its Internet of Locations ecosystem.

Reaktor Hello World satellite launches into space

November 30, 2018

Finland’s first commercially built nanosatellite, Reaktor Hello World, was successfully launched into space from India on 29 November.

Finnish researchers part of Gruber-winning space project

August 20, 2018

Finnish researchers are among the recipients of the 2018 Gruber Cosmology Prize for their work on the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Planck satellite that has shed more light on the Universe.

Finnish expertise sought for ESA nanosatellite

June 15, 2018

Finnish company Reaktor Space Lab and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland are involved in a European Space Agency (ESA) project to investigate a new frequency band for future telecommunication satellites.

Aalto-2 makes it to space – finally

April 19, 2017

The launch of the satellite known as Aalto-2 from Cape Canaveral, Florida on Tuesday was successful. The device is designed and built by Aalto University students.

Cohu Experience breaks Finnish crowdfunding record

February 22, 2017

Finnish startup Cohu Experience has closed a 3.2 million-euro round for its Space Nation Astronaut Program. Over 500 Finnish private investors were among the crowdfunders.