Investing in the Space Industry
Space

AE Industrial has remained the most active investor in the Space industry since our first space acquisition in 2019. To date we have supported more than 20 transactions with a total transaction value of [$16.6B]. Through our investments and relationships in the industry we have a deep understanding of where the Space industry is going and what key technologies and solutions will need to be funded to get there. We have a passion and true technical expertise that allows us to identify exciting new opportunities ranging from minority investments all the way up to buying and building public companies.

$450 Billion
Annual spending in space in 2020.
$1 Trillion+
Revenue expected to be generated by the global space industry by 2040.
100,000+
Number of satellites expected to orbit earth by 2030.
The Latest in Space
April 28, 2022
Commercial Aerospace, Defense & Government Services, Space
G.S. Precision, a Portfolio Company of AE Industrial Partners, Acquires F.T. Gearing
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April 6, 2022
Commercial Aerospace, Defense & Government Services, Space
Applied Composites, a Portfolio Company of AE Industrial Partners, Acquires North Coast Composites and North Coast Tool & Mold from Unitech
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March 22, 2022
Space
AE Industrial Partners Leads $75 Million Series B Growth Equity Investment in Firefly Aerospace, a Leading Provider of Launch and In-Space Vehicles
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February 25, 2022
Space
AE Industrial Partners Reaches a Definitive Agreement to Acquire a Significant Stake in Firefly Aerospace, a Leading Provider of Launch and In-Space Vehicles
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