Spire Global Awarded $4 Million NOAA Contract to Deliver Hyperspectral Microwave Sensing Payload , space services today announced that it has been awarded a Broad Agency Announcement

-Spire Global, Inc. (NYSE: SPIR) (“Spire” or the “Company”), a leading global provider of space-based data, analytics 

(BAA) issued by the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) of the National Oceanographic

The two-year program, focused on enhancing the value and accuracy of NOAA's Numerical Weather Predictions (NWP)

The original objective of NOAA’s BAA was to develop a HyMS prototype in an airborne or balloon-based platform

Because of Spire’s ability to provide high-quality commercial data for NOAA’s weather forecast models and the company's existing work with RAL Space and the U.K. Government

to develop Hyperspectral Microwave Sensors, NOAA will be able to harness Spire’s expertise and innovative solutions from the ultimate vantage point, space

The HyMS instrument is a new, advanced millimeter wave technology that delivers microwave sounding information to measure atmospheric moisture.