Deep Space Industries

Deep Space Industries

Deep Space Industries

Deep Space Industries (DSI), a company founded to pursue asteroid mining, but which more recently has focused on deep space smallsats.

Created: 2021-12-26

Updated: 2022-02-19

Company - Deep Space Industries

Founded
Country
2013
USA

Previous Names
Deep Space Industries

Website
Deep Space Industries
Social
Deep Space Industries

Service - Xplorer, Prospector-1

Classification
Space Resources
Category
Resources - Asteroid Mining
Space Tug
ISRU (In Situ Resource Utilization)
Fields
Prospecting
Status
6) Dormant
First launch
Dormant

Deep Space Industries plans to launch a small satellite by the end of the decade to survey a near Earth asteroid, the next major step in the company’s long-term ambitions to mine asteroids for resources.

Bought by Bradford Space in late 2018 or early 2019, but keeping separate entry for archival purposes.

News, Research, Projects and Patents

Title Type Date Summary
How the asteroid-mining bubble burst Article 2019-06-26

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