[ Vector Space raises $21M in Series A ]

Vector Space has raised $21 million in Series A funding.

Founded in 2016, Vector Space  is a disruptive space access company that connects space startups and innovators with affordable and reliable launch services, enabling platforms and vehicles at a price never before possible

Vector will accelerate the company’s upcoming flight test series and launch orbital customer missions in early 2018. Vector’s next launch is planned for Summer 2017, making it the first launch ever from the historic Spaceport Camden in Georgia, where NASA tested rocket engines in the 1960s. In addition to flight test launch activities, Vector plans to develop its first GalacticSky satellites and break ground on a world-class rocket factory in Pima County, Arizona.

Funding  Series A
Founded  2016
Country  USA
City  Tucson, Arizona
Founder / CEO  Jim Cantrell
Deal Size  $21M
Investors  Lightspeed Venture Partners
 Sequoia Capital
 Shasta Ventures
Previous Investors  Desert Angels
 NASA
 Space Angels
 Kanematsu Corporation
 DARPA
 Dylan Taylor
 Shaun Coleman
 Matthew Conover