BlackSky, a division of Seattle-based Spaceflight Industries, has been awarded a two-year $16.4 million cost-plus-prime contract with the Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) to develop and deliver a cloud-based geospatial intelligence broker platform.

The brokering platform will provide on-demand analytics, collection, and information services from global data sources, said the company in a statement.

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