Who is Astrocast?
Founded in 2014, Astrocast SA is a listed company that delivers the most advanced SatIoT Service for customers looking to track, monitor, manage, and communicate with assets in remote regions of the world. With the world’s most innovative nanosatellite network, Astrocast delivers a complete end-to-end, direct-to-satellite connectivity, state-of-the-art communication modules, and enterprise class services. In partnership with Airbus, CEA/LETI, the European Space Agency, and Thuraya, Astrocast has developed the Astronode S, a cutting-edge terminal featuring low profile L-band antenna, ultra-low power consumption, and a small form factor. For more information on how you can go further with Astrocast, please visit www.astrocast.com.
What is Astrocast mission and vision?
Astrocast’s mission is to track assets, monitor the environment, and save lives by building and operating the most advanced and sustainable nanosatellite IoT network. Our vision is to believe in a connected world where IoT is global and benefits all. For more information about our company culture, please visit our About us page.
What has been Astrocast’s role in the development of CubeSats?
The SwissCube is the longest-lasting nanosatellite in space. It was launched in 2009 by a group of engineers from the EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne) and Astrocast CEO Fabien Jordan served as Lead engineer on the electrical systems. Also, Astrocast’s core satellite team includes part of the engineers involved in the SwissCube project. They are essential in the telecommunications, mission software, and space segment areas. For more information about the SwissCube, please visit this article.
How many missions has Astrocast launched?
Astrocast has launched 12 nanosatellites into space, two precursor satellites in 2018-2019, aboard SpaceX SSO-A and PSLV-C45 respectively, and ten commercial nanosatellites in 2021 aboard SpaceX Transporter-1 / Spaceflight SXRS-3, and SpaceX Transporter-2 / Spaceflight SXRS-5. For more information, please visit our Missions page.
How can I join Astrocast?
At Astrocast, we always seek the brightest minds to join us in building and operating the most advanced and sustainable satellite IoT network, to connect a world where IoT is global and benefits all. Check out our job openings on our Careers page.
Is Astrocast a public company?
Astrocast SA, the leading Swiss IoT- focused nanosatellite company, floated its shares on the Euronext Growth market in Oslo on August 25th, 2021. The listing marks the first chance for investors to acquire shares in an IoT satellite constellation in a public market. Find more information on this press release.
Why should I invest in Astrocast?
Astrocast is developing a global nanosatellite constellation and low-power modules to ubiquitously connect efficiently and at ultra-low-cost, millions of IoT devices in remote, rural and maritime areas. The demand for IoT is exploding all over the world, but current satellite solutions do not properly address IoT needs over 85% of the world’s surface which is not covered by traditional cellular technologies. Potential for satellite-based IoT in these low-density areas is very significant with 30 million connections expected by 2025. For more information, please visit our Investor Relations page.
How do I invest in Astrocast?
If you would like to invest in Astrocast, the company is traded on the Euronext Growth Market operated by Oslo Børs with the ticker ASTRO (ISIN: CH1122548808). We encourage you to work with your local broker or bank to purchase shares on Euronext Growth Oslo. For more information, please visit our Investor Relations page.