Early Adopter Program

Are you a research institution or startup in the early stage of designing your satellite mission? Our early adopter program offers exclusive, advantageous terms that can be custom tailored to each eligible applicant.

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Free satellite communication access

With our early adopter program, we provide selected eligible projects with free access to our ground station network or we help you with building your own ground station operation centre. Our engineers can help with any technical issues you may have and provide you with technical support.

Satellite communication solution

Command & Control


Data Download

Who are we?

Groundcom, established in 2020, specializes in satellite communication and mission control systems, founded to support early-stage teams and educate future bright minds, formed by experienced professionals who have a passion for this field.

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Free use of our network

  • After qualifying, get free low-priority access to our ground station network

If extra hours are necessary discounted pricing for standard priority can be tailored to suit qualified applicants.

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Get a physical ground station

  • After qualifying, we can provide you with your own ground station
  • Free usage for non-commercial / research / educational / early-stage startup missions
  • We will monetize the time it is not in use by renting it out to other users
I am interested

What is included?

  • Access to the ground station network at Groundcom’s locations.
  • Available in VHF, UHF, S-BAND and X-BAND frequency bands
  • And / Or get a physical ground station set up at your premises
  • Consultation on communication strategy and ground segment needs for your satellite mission.

How can I apply for the early-adopter program?

If you fulfil the conditions listed below contact us and we will get in touch with you.

  • Startup or research institute
  • Plans / Conducts research, educational, non-commercial or early-stage missions
  • Willing to present Groundcom as a partner
  • Willing to provide feedback for our improvement as a ground segment provider and a partner.

Please note that the requirements are not exhaustive and specific conditions would be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.


Apply for the program

If you are interested in our early adopter program and meet the requirements, please apply now and provide us with details about your use case. We will get back to you with a tailored offer.