China HEAD Aerospace Technology Co. Ltd (HEAD) is a privately owned, independent company founded in 2007 and headquartered in Beijing, China with subsidiaries in Hong Kong, the Netherlands and France. The company successfully assisted non-Chinese aerospace companies to commercialize their space products and services in China over the last 11 years. Driven by a high interest in the small satellite market, HEAD invested in a constellation of small satellites with multiple payloads dedicated to providing value-added services and applications. The HEAD-1 satellite is the first technology demonstration satellite as part of the ‘Skywalker constellation’, a multi-functional AIS and Earth observation micro-satellite constellation. In addition to its own constellation plan, HEAD commercialises satellite-based Earth observation data collected from Chinese commercial and civilian satellties.
Bridging Space markets between Europe and China
HEAD Aerospace Group provides a unique opportunity to be able to work on end-to-end missions consisting of the instrument / payload, small satellite(s), the launch into space and ground operations and data processing.