Relativity Space is an aerospace startup that brings 3D printing to space. The company is creating an entirely new process to iterate and scale rockets and build the future of humanity in space.
Relativity Space is that first autonomous platform to build the future of humanity in space.
Relativity Space was founded in 2015 by Tim Ellis and Jordan Noone. The company is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.
Relativity is the first and only company to automate aerospace manufacturing by integrating intelligent robotics, software, and proprietary metal 3D printing technology.
Relativity designed & built, Terran 1, a next generation launch vehicle designed for the future of constellation deployment and resupply. Its groundbreaking and unique architecture is designed to accommodate the evolving needs of satellite customers, while providing the most agile and affordable launch service on the market.
Relativity's proprietary Stargate factory prints Terran 1, the world’s first 3D printed rocket, from raw material to flight in 60 days. Stargate’s patented technology enables an entirely new value chain and innovative structural designs that make Terran 1 possible. Relativity is on track to launch its first commercial payload in 2021.
Relativity Space is backed by Mark Cuban, Noah Knauf at Bond fund, Playground Global and Tribe Capital. The company raised $140M from a "Series C" financing on Oct 1, 2019. The latest round brings Relativity's total funding to $185M to date.