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 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 backed by Tiger Global, Fidelity Management & Research Company, BlackRock, Coatue, Baillie Gifford, K5 Global, Tiger Global, Centricus, Tribe Capital, and others. The company raised $650M in Series E round on Jun 08, 2021. This brings Relativity's total funding to $1.34B to date. The new round pushed the company's valuation to $4.2B post-money. The company was previously valued at $2.3B from its Series D raised in Nov 2020.