Fleet is an agile space company connecting the Internet of Things around the world using a massive fleet of small low-cost satellites.
Fleet Space's mission is to Connect Everything using cutting-edge communications and space technologies to enable the next giant leap in human civilisation.
Fleet Space was founded in 2015 by Flavia Tata Nardini and Matt Pearson. The company is headquartered in Beverley, South Australia, Australia.
Fleet Space is the global leader in NanoSatellite Digital Beamforming for Low Power Wide Area Networks. Fleet Space has designed, built and launched Australia’s only commercial NanoSatellites, and has six satellites already in orbit and the next iteration launching in 2023.
Fleet's revolutionary ExoSphere satellite-based mineral exploration technology uses low-power ground sensors distributed in areas of interest that send seismic data to customers via Fleet Space’s low Earth orbit (LEO) constellation, which currently comprises seven satellites.
The ExoSphere has secured more than 30 customers since launching commercially in March 2022, including Rio Tinto, Barrick Gold Corporation, Core Lithium, and Gold Fields. Fleet Space has also recently secured a contract with Australia’s Defence Space Command.
Fleet Space is backed by Horizons Ventures, Blackbird Ventures, Momenta Ventures, Grok Ventures, Alumni Ventures, Hostplus, TelstraSuper Bondi Partners / The 1941 Fund, Pavilion Capital, and others. The company raised AUD$50M ($33M) in a Series C round on May 23, 2023. This brings Fleet Space's total funding to $70.4M to date.