You would never know it in the U.S., but there is a global boom in demand for Earth-observation satellites among governments in Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East. In North America, startups like Skybox Imaging, Planet Labs and UrtheCast use business models that meet commercial demand with satellite geo-information services supplied through the companies’ in-orbit assets. But outside the U.S., customers —mainly governments—are less interested in buying data than ...

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