PredaSAR Corp

PredaSAR Corp

PredaSAR is a Boca Raton-based nanosatellite data provider building and operating a commercial Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellite constellation.

PredaSAR Corp is a developer of an imaging technology designed to capture earth imagery and create 2D and 3D reconstructions of land and sea objects. The company's technology provides round-the-clock weather coverage of the world's population, critical areas of commerce and specific areas of interest both terrestrial and maritime. PredaSAR was founded in 2019 and operates as a subsidiary of Terran Orbital Corporation.

Synthetic Aperture Radar

Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) is an advanced form of radar used to create 2-D images or 3-D reconstructions of objects. SAR provides high-resolution images, irrespective of time of day or weather conditions. PredaSAR Corp have been able to decrease the size, weight, power consumption and cost of SAR systems. While the capabilities of SAR have increased so that data can be sent to the ground in virtual real time to support commercial and military applications.

In 2020, PredaSAR announced the launch of the first 48 commercial SAR satellites. The satellites launched on a SpaceX Falcon 9 launch vehicle with Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems as a launch integration provider. As per their agreement, PredaSAR, Tyvak, and SpaceX worked together to optimize the deployment plan of PredaSAR's SAR constellation.

Timeline

August 4, 2020

PredaSAR chooses SpaceX to launch its first Synthetic Aperture Radar Satellite

June 18, 2020

PredaSAR to send 48 satellites into initial radar constellation.

April 14, 2020

PredaSAR Corporation announced the appointment of Colonel Mike Moran, USAF (Ret), as Chief Operating Officer.

April 14, 2020

PredaSAR Corporation announced the appointment of Intelligence Community veteran Eric Truitt, as Chief Solutions Officer.

March 9, 2020

PredaSAR Corporation announced the appointment of three retired United States Air Force generals, General William Shelton, Lieutenant General Richard Newton, and Major General Douglas Raaberg.

March 2, 2020

PredaSAR Corporation announced that it successfully completed a $25 million seed financing round and named retired USAF Major General Roger W. Teague as chief executive officer.

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PredaSAR Corp funding round, November 2019
25,000,000
November 2019
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