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April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016

Spire & Indonesian Ministry of Marine Affairs & Fisheries Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

Spire is pleased to announce that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Marine Affairs & Fisheries of the Government of Indonesia (“MMAF”).

April 12, 2016
April 12, 2016

Weather Industry Luminary Joins Spire, a Satellite Data Provider

Alexander (Sandy) MacDonald has joined Spire to lead a group to test the use of Spire Radio Occultation soundings in weather assimilation and prediction models.

January 21, 2016
January 21, 2016

Government Satellite Innovator to Join Spire

As Spire marches ahead with rolling satellite launches, former Cosmic-1 operational lead sees bright future for commercial GPS-RO weather data.

November 01, 2015
November 01, 2015

Using Low Earth Orbit to Combat Piracy on the High Seas

The maritime shipping industry is experiencing an increase in piracy; the number of cargo ships hijacked continues to rise in 2015 with 134 incidents already reported from January to June. A recent report from the ICC provides additional backing to the necessity of a global response to the piracy threat.

October 01, 2015
October 01, 2015

Trading Game Controllers for Mission Control

If you take a stroll through the open floor plans of the Spire offices, it's not uncommon to see people who used punch their card each day at some of the most successful game developers and publishers in the world. So why are more and more game industry veterans trading their controllers for mission control?

September 28, 2015
September 28, 2015

First of Many: Beginning of First Ever Commercial Weather Network Satellites Reach Orbit

We have a lot of firsts at Spire. To name two that we’re particularly proud of - Ardusat-1 was the first crowdfunded satellite to launch and the first satellite to go from idea to space in 12 months. Today we have added a couple more firsts. With the successful deployment of four Lemur-2 cubesats we became the first US cubesats to ever launch from India, and began deployment for the world’s first commercial weather satellite network.

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