HawkEye 360 Raises $5M from Leidos

Leidos HawkEye

HawkEye 360, a Herndon VA-based space-based radio frequency (RF) data and analytics company, raised $5m investment from Leidos.

The funding brings the total value of Series D funding to $150m. The round was led by PJT Partners and existing investors.

As a strategic partner, Leidos will use its expertise in developing advanced analytics to leverage HawkEye 360’s RF geospatial intelligence data.

Led by CEO John Serafini, HawkEye 360 is a commercial provider of space-based radio frequency (RF) data and analytics. The HawkEye 360 constellation detects, characterizes and precisely geolocates these RF signals from a broad range of emitters, including VHF marine radios, UHF push-to-talk radios, maritime and land-based radar systems, L-band satellite devices and emergency beacons. By processing and analyzing this RF data, the company delivers actionable insights that significantly benefit the US government, international governments, and a growing commercial market.