Small Satellites Dominated Space Industry In 2022

SpaceX and OneWeb’s communications satellites make up the bulk of small satellites launched last year.

Credit: OneWeb
Small satellites dominated the space industry in terms of numbers, accounting for 95% of all spacecraft launched in 2022, according to a report by Bryce Tech. Last year, a record 2,304 small satellites, weighing less than 1,322 lb., were launched into orbit, the research and engineering services...
Garrett Reim

Based in the Seattle area, Garrett covers the space sector and advanced technologies that are shaping the future of aerospace and defense, including space startups, advanced air mobility and artificial intelligence.

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