Satellite Applications Catapult

We are a unique technology and innovation company, boosting UK productivity by helping organisations harness the power of satellite based services. We're driven by how our actions help the organisations we work with, both large and small, bring new services to market. By connecting industry and academia we get new research off the ground and into the market more quickly.

Continue reading below for more information on our company, including our aims, mission and vision, and the markets we're currently working in.

We are one of 10 Catapults, established to transform the UK’s capability for innovation in specific areas and to help drive future economic growth. We help organisation make use of, and benefit from, satellite technologies, and bring together multi-disciplinary teams to generate ideas and solutions in an open innovation environment.

Our aim is to support UK industry by accelerating the growth of satellite applications and to contribute to capturing a 10% share of the global space market predicted by 2030. We are achieving this by exploiting the innovation potential in the UK industrial and academic communities, by being a focal point where small and medium enterprises, large industry and end users can work together with researchers to challenge barriers, explore and develop new ideas, and bring these to commercial reality.