Maxar is a leading space technology and intelligence company.

We unlock the promise of space to help governments and businesses solve problems on Earth and beyond.

WHAT WE DO

Maxar partners with innovative businesses and more than 50 governments to monitor global change, deliver broadband communications and advance space operations with capabilities in Space Infrastructure and Earth Intelligence. 

In Space

With more than 60 years of experience, we design and manufacture satellites and spacecraft components for communications, Earth observation, exploration and on-orbit servicing and assembly. Since humans first began exploring our solar system, Maxar has been supporting commercial and government missions with Space Infrastructure capabilities.

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On Earth

Maxar capabilities in Earth Intelligence help customers map, detect and predict change across the globe. Fueled largely by Maxar’s own constellation of high-resolution imaging satellites, we provide high-resolution satellite imagery and derived data layers, machine learning and rich domain knowledge so organizations can make decisions with confidence.

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WorldView Legion

In 2021, Maxar will launch a new block of satellites, WorldView Legion, designed and built in-house to meet our customers’ evolving needs. WorldView Legion represents the best in Space Infrastructure for reliable Earth Intelligence.

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OUR REACH

You’ve probably seen—or even used—Maxar capabilities, even if you didn’t know where they came from.

Maxar provides 90% of the foundational geospatial intelligence used by the U.S. Government for national security and keeping troops safe on the ground.

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Maxar has been in space since humans first began exploring beyond Earth’s atmosphere. We built infrastructure to help send astronauts to the moon. 

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There’s a good chance your Internet connectivity, television service or radio is brought to you by Maxar technology. More than 80 Maxar-built communications satellites are currently on orbit.

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You might’ve seen our imagery on the nightly news. Media outlets leverage Maxar’s satellite imagery and analysis to provide transparency during global events.

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Calling for a rideshare car? Using a map on your phone to find the nearest coffee shop? You’re probably using a map created with satellite imagery collected by Maxar’s satellites.

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By the numbers

70

countries include Maxar customers

80+

Maxar-built satellites on orbit today

125+

petabytes of data in our global satellite imagery archive

285+

Maxar-built spacecraft launches

700+

software developers on staff

1,700+

cleared team members

2,750

collective years on orbit for Maxar-built spacecraft

4,400

employees

3.5+

million sq km of high-resolution imagery collected each day

3.8

billion people interact with Maxar technology every month

OUR CUSTOMERS

Our solutions serve dozens of industries worldwide, from telecommunications and mapping to defense and intelligence. Maxar is the indispensable mission partner of the U.S. Government, providing satellite imagery and expert intelligence, plus spacecraft and robotics for space exploration, research and national security.

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OUR PURPOSE & VALUES

Maxar’s Purpose, For a Better World, guides our company’s actions and commitment to improving life on Earth, from space.

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Our team members deliver on our purpose by living our six important values.

HOW CAN YOU CONTRIBUTE TO A BETTER WORLD?

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Our leadership

The Maxar leadership team brings together industry leading experience and a relentless commitment to the success of our customers.

Making history

Maxar has a rich history of bringing together pioneers in the aerospace and geospatial industries to push the boundaries of what’s possible.

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