Aurora Propulsion Technologies to Partner with Space Impulse

ESPOO, Finland and LONDON — Finland based Aurora Propulsion Technologies is a space industry engineering developer and solutions provider focusing on scalable movement and lifecycle control components for small satellites. Aurora has been recognized as one of the leading technology companies in New Space in the world. Its team of 20 engineers has grown from the founding seven in about two years.

Recognizing the importance of professional networking to support continued growth of the company, Aurora has partnered with Space Impulse to take advantage of membership in its rapidly expanding network of space industry companies and professionals in a highly collaborative environment. As the first Enterprise member in the Space Impulse platform, Aurora will leverage Space Impulse to accelerate its leadership.

“To grow as an engineering provider in a specialized industry in constant demand for technological advancement, professional networking is absolutely essential,” said Timo Mustonen, CFO with Aurora Propulsion Technologies. “Space Impulse perfectly suits our mission as a space industry company. Judging from the great quality of its large base of space industry professional membership, and the great tools of the platform for interacting with other members, I’m anticipating the platform to have a supporting role in Aurora’s growth.”

Founder and CEO of Space Impulse, Rabi Boundi, conceived of the online space industry ecosystem as his life’s mission after successfully exiting a previous software venture that accumulated millions of users in the mobile apps industry.

“Space Impulse is proud to win a partner in Aurora Propulsion Technologies that matches our passion. We look forward to serving as an online host to Aurora as it shares its successes with the world and strengthens its industry network,” said Boundi.

Become a member of Space Impulse at to interact with and learn more about Aurora and a rapidly growing community of space industry organizations, professionals, and students.

Aurora Propulsion Technologies’ mission is to ensure sustainable use of space, whilst prolonging the useful lifespan of satellites. Our technologies enable effective and prompt implementation of satellite position and orientation to ensure successful execution and growth for the owners’ business. The long-term mission goal is to restart deep space exploration with microsatellite-sized probes using revolutionary means of propulsion, an electric sail.

Space Impulse is the largest business and social network for the space industry, connecting thousands of professionals, students and organizations across the globe. The platform provides an industry-tailored space for all participants in the greater space industry ecosystem to share industry news, develop relationships, find jobs, manage procurement, and work together.