Satellite as a Service®

Customers bring us their payloads, and Xplore delivers the data.

Payload Hosting Services

End-To-End Payload Solutions

  • Mission design and analysis
  • Payload Integration and Testing
  • Launch and Insurance
  • Communications
  • Mission operations


Using the XCRAFT™ platform, Xplore offers an affordable, low Earth orbit service designed to host a wide variety of customer payloads, from 1U to 75U or more. Customers can focus on their primary business goals without the expense of procuring, launching and operating dedicated satellites. Xplore's turnkey service solution aims to reduce the total cost of a cubesat-class mission by as much as a factor of two. Additionally, Xplore offers significantly enhanced performance and flexibility in terms of mission duration, communications, pointing, power and data storage.

Customer Applications

Satellite as a Service will appeal to customers requiring consistent access to space for:

  • Remote sensing
  • Communication relay or reception (IoT)
  • Scientific research (e.g., instruments, sensors, etc.)
  • Technology demonstration (e.g., components, processors, mechanisms, etc.)
  • Flight heritage and gaining experience (e.g., TRL acceleration).
XLEO Earth from space

Types of Payloads

  • Optical instruments
  • Radar payloads
  • Cubesats and deployers
  • Technology demonstrations
  • Commercial instruments
  • Space environment instruments
  • Biological experiments
  • Impactors and hard landers
  • Media and marketing payloads