Oslo, 12 Feb 2019

iSpace is coming to Spaceport Norway 2019

We are proud to announce that one of  the world´s most interesting and ambitious new space companies, japanese iSpace, is coming to Spaceport Norway 2019 in Trondheim.

iSpace has 65 employees and offices in Tokyo, Los Angeles and Luxembourg, and has booked the first the two first lunar missions with SpaceX, in 2020 and 2021.

iSpace will have two talks and an exhibition at Spaceport Norway – we look forward to welcome them in Trondheim!

FACTS & LINKS

About ispace, inc. http://ispace-inc.com

ispace, inc. (ispace) is a private lunar exploration company with a vision to extend human presence beyond Earth. The company, which now has over 65 staff, operates in Japan (HQ), Luxembourg and the US, and has signed partnerships with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and the Government of Luxembourg. ispace raised nearly $95 million (USD) in Series A funding, the largest on record in Japan, which is being used for its first two upcoming lunar missions in 2020 and 2021. ispace also managed Team HAKUTO, one of the 5 finalists in the Google Lunar XPRIZE competition.

About HAKUTO-R https://ispace-inc.com/hakuto-r/

HAKUTO-R is the world’s first private lunar exploration program consisting of multiple missions. It includes ispace’s first two lunar exploration missions: Mission 1, a Moon orbit in mid-2020, and Mission 2, a Moon landing in mid-2021. For both missions, ispace’s lunar lander and rovers will be carried as secondary payloads on SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket. The program is intended to be technology demonstration, allowing ispace to lay the groundwork for higher-frequency, customer-focused missions.