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Jul 23, 2022

Urban Sky’s Earth-imaging stratospheric ‘microballoons’ are ready for a close-up

After three years of development, the company is moving into commercial operations.

Urban Sky’s Earth-imaging stratospheric ‘microballoons’ are ready for a close-up

Jul 23, 2022

Urban Sky Unveils First 10 cm Imagery from its Zero-emission Stratospheric Microballoon™

Urban Sky, a stratospheric technology and remote sensing startup, announced today that it has begun commercial imaging operations in the Rocky Mountain region and is now capturing 10 cm GSD color imagery from its stratospheric Microballoon™ platform with unrivaled pricing.

Urban Sky Unveils First 10 cm Imagery from its Zero-emission Stratospheric Microballoon™

Aug 19, 2021

Startup raises funding to provide high-resolution imagery from balloons

WASHINGTON — A Colorado startup has raised a seed round of funding to further develop a system that can provide imagery from high-altitude balloons at much higher resolution than satellites.

Startup raises funding to provide high-resolution imagery from balloons

Aug 18, 2021

Urban Sky Raises $4.1M & Unveils Stratospheric Microballoon™

Denver, CO – Urban Sky, a stratospheric technology and remote sensing startup, announced today an over-subscribed $4.1 million Seed financing round co-led by Catapult Ventures and Union Labs, with participation from TenOneTen Ventures, New Stack Ventures, and Techstars.

Urban Sky Raises $4.1M & Unveils Stratospheric Microballoon™