Starburst Insights Reveals New Era in Aerospace as Start-ups Close $551M in Venture Capital

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28, 2017 (Starburst Insights PR) — A new report released today from Starburst Insights, the investment briefing and report service from the leading global aerospace and aviation incubator, reveals that venture capital investments in aerospace, space, and defense start-ups equated to $551 million in the first quarter of 2017 alone, with 26 investments made.

Notable trends highlighted in the report include the increasing diversity of deal origins and the shift from west to east, Starburst reveals, as a previously dominant U.S. investor base is joined by new capital and interest from countries like Israel, China, and Singapore.