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Astra Teams Up With NASA to Help Study Hurricanes

March 3, 2021

We’re happy to share the news that NASA has chosen Astra to help carry out a mission that beautifully reflects…

Apple Veteran Benjamin Lyon Joins Astra as Chief Engineer

February 17, 2021

Lyon brings to Astra two decades of experience at Apple designing and manufacturing hardware ALAMEDA, Calif. – Astra today announced…

Astra to become the first publicly traded space launch company on NASDAQ via merger with Holicity

February 2, 2021

BlackRock-managed funds and accounts lead investment in Astra to launch a new generation of space services to improve life on…

Hello, Nasdaq: Astra is Going Public

February 2, 2021

Space has always captivated us because it represents a frontier that is just out of reach and a future yet…

Astra makes it to space!

December 17, 2020   December 15th, 2020 was a historic day for Astra and America, as we joined a small, elite group…

Rocket 3.2 Ready To Launch!

December 11, 2020

Ready to Launch! Astra’s mission is to launch a new generation of space services to improve life on earth, and…

We Have Liftoff!

We have liftoff!

September 12, 2020

At 8:19pm PT, Rocket 3.1 left the Alaskan coast at Astra’s Kodiak launch site. We’re excited to have our first…

Rocket 3.1 and Astra’s path to orbit

August 2, 2020

Astra is on a mission to launch a new generation of space services to observe, connect and improve life on…

Rocket 1 of 3, Launch Attempt 1

March 2, 2020

Today, Astra began countdown of the first orbital launch as the final remaining competitor in the DARPA launch challenge. Our…

Defining Launch Success

March 2, 2020

  Today, we are kicking off a campaign of three launches. Our latest rocket will launch from Alaska’s Kodiak Island in a…

Astra Rocket Production Facility

Welcome to Astra

February 1, 2020

Introducing Astra – and a New Era of Innovation in Space By Chris Kemp, Co-Founder and CEO, and Adam London,…