What’s behind Colorado’s ascent as a top aerospace state? With leading contractors, a highly educated workforce, world-class research facilities, and the U.S. center of military space, we clearly have a 5,280-foot head start on the competition.
The Colorado Space Coalition collaborates with companies and key industry stakeholders to expand the state's position as the No. 2 aerospace economy in the nation.
While NASA’s first test flight of the Orion module signifies a huge step for the nation in our return to human spaceflight, its journey really began in Colorado.
Air Force Space Command in Colorado Springs celebrated the 20th anniversary of full operational capacity for the worldwide GPS.
ULA’s unprecedented mission success—100 successful launches within nine years, nearly one launch per month—is a stratospheric accomplishment for our state’s aerospace industry.
This is ULA's 7th launch in 2016 and the 110th successful launch since formed in 2006. Read more
NextSTEP-2 supports the journey to Mars and commercial development of low-Earth orbit space. Read more
Lockheed Martin-led C2BMC team improves ability to defend against evolving ballistic missile threats. Read more
The mission supports national defense, is ULA's 6th launch in 2016, and 109th successful launch. Read more
SNC's Dream Chaser full-scale, flight test vehicle is ready for transportation to NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center. Read more
OSIRIS-REx, a Colorado-built spacecraft, will travel to the near-Earth asteroid Bennu and bring a sample back to Earth for intensive study.
The Colorado Space Coalition’s Company Directory includes more than 400 aerospace companies and suppliers in the state. Colorado’s aerospace companies develop products and systems for commercial, military, and government space applications.
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