Tomorrow.io Secures $87 Million Series E Funding
Tomorrow.io raises $87 million in a Series E funding round, led by Activate Capital, to support the expansion of its weather data collection and military applications.
Launch of Radar Satellites and Radar Data Sharing
Tomorrow.io successfully launches its first radar satellite, R-1, and plans to share radar data from R-1 and R-2. The company aims to provide detailed information on ocean surface winds and sea surface heights.
Military Contracts and Space Force Funding
Tomorrow.io secures over $30 million in contracts from the Defense Department and receives $10.3 million in U.S. Space Force funding for two weather satellites. The funding enhances the weather constellation to support military weather data-as-a-service use.
Integration of Commercial Data for Air Force Weather
Tomorrow.io is among the five companies selected to demonstrate the integration of commercial data into the U.S. Air Force Weather Virtual Private Cloud, further expanding its military applications.
Gale: Generative AI Application for Weather Data
Tomorrow.io introduces Gale, a Generative AI application that provides comprehensive weather data, and launches the GPTChat plugin, integrating with their platform and Gale.
Expansion with Funding and Satellite Launch
The recent funding and the launch of the second satellite, R-2, on the SpaceX Transporter-8 rideshare flight strengthen Tomorrow.io’s mission to collect weather and climate data.