Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 5, 2022



Astra Space, Inc.

(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)






(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)

(Commission File Number)

(IRS Employer
Identification No.)






1900 Skyhawk Street


Alameda, California



(Address of Principal Executive Offices)


(Zip Code)


Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (866) 278-7217




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Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share




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Item 8.01 Other Events.

On May 5, 2022, Astra Space, Inc. ("Astra") issued a press release announcing that it will host its inaugural Spacetech Day for investors and analysts on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. PT (12:00 p.m. ET). A copy of our press release is included in this current report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits

Exhibit No.



Press release issued by Astra Space, Inc. on May 5, 2022


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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.

Date: May 5, 2022




Astra Space, Inc.











/s/ Kelyn Brannon







Kelyn Brannon







Chief Financial Officer





Exhibit 99.1

Astra to Hold Inaugural Spacetech Day on May 12, 2022


ALAMEDA, Calif., May 5, 2022- Astra Space, Inc. (“Astra”) (Nasdaq: ASTR) today announced that it will host its inaugural Spacetech Day for investors and analysts on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. PT (12:00 p.m. ET).


Event: Astra SpaceTech Day

What: Join us for a live webcast from our Bay Area rocket factory for our inaugural Spacetech Day on May 12, 2022. We'll be sharing information about our products and giving participants a preview of what’s next for Astra.


We believe that the space economy is at an inflection point akin to the birth of the Internet, both in scale and opportunity. Come see what inspires us every day at Astra Spacetech Day.


When: Thursday, May 12, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PT

Webcast Link: https://www.astra.com/spacetech-day-2022

Replay: A webcast replay will be available on the Investor Relations section of Astra’s website following the event.


About Astra Space, Inc.


Astra’s mission is to improve life on Earth from space by creating a healthier and more connected planet. Today, Astra offers one of the lowest cost-per-launch dedicated orbital launch services of any operational launch provider in the world. Astra delivered its first commercial launch to low Earth orbit in 2021, making it the fastest company in history to reach this milestone, just five years after it was founded in 2016. Astra (NASDAQ: ASTR) was the first space launch company to be publicly traded on Nasdaq. Visit astra.com to learn more about Astra.


Investor Contact:

Ryan Carrithers



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