JAFCO Japan

JAFCO Japan

SpaceNews

Astroscale debris-removal demo makes close approach despite thruster issues

SpaceNews

Astroscale to restart debris-removal demo with half the thrusters

TechCrunch , The Block

Block backs Japanese fintech startup Kyash in $41.2M round

SpaceNews

Astroscale preparing to restart debris-removal demo

TechCrunch

Orbit Fab’s on-orbit fuel shuttle will top up Astroscale’s servicing satellites

TechCrunch , SpaceNews

Astroscale raises $109M for its on-orbit services technology

SpaceNews

Astroscale and New Zealand to partner on space sustainability projects

$20,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
VentureBeat

Thirdverse raises $20M and names Gumi founder Hironao Kunimitsu as CEO

TechCrunch

Astroscale launches its ELSA-d orbital debris removal satellite

TechCrunch

Astroscale ships its space junk removal demonstration satellite for March 2021 mission

TechCrunch

Astroscale sets March 2021 for first commercial orbital debris removal demonstration

DealStreetAsia

Japanese space debris startup Astroscale raises $151m in Series E

$51,000,000 Venture capital (Series E)
TechCrunch , CNBC Tech , AVCJ

Astroscale raises $51 million in Series E funding to fuel its orbital sustainability ambitions

$8,500,000 Venture capital (Series A)
Road to VR

'Swords of Gargantua' Creators Thirdverse Secures $8.5M Funding for More VR Games

VentureBeat

Thirdverse raises $8.5 million to expand its VR business

TechCrunch

Tokyo-based virtual reality game developer Thirdverse gets $8.5 million Series A

Road to VR

Team Shooter 'Frostpoint VR' Open Beta Starts Today with "Play to Own" Offer

SpaceNews , TechCrunch

Astroscale moving into GEO satellite servicing market

SpaceNews

Astroscale wins first half of JAXA debris-removal mission 

TechCrunch

Orbital debris startup Astroscale chosen by JAXA for its first space junk removal mission