Spire's $70m funding round covered in CNBC16th November 2017
A start-up fighting pirates with satellites just raised $70 million
- Luxembourg Future Fund is among investors in a $70 million funding round for Spire Global, a new space start-up.
- Spire's satellites take a reading of the Earth's weather and maritime activity 100 times a day.
- Space tech start-ups have raised $2 billion in funding from private investors in 2017.
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