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 and Lockheed Martin approach the end of Orion's development phase and prepare for Exploration Mission-1 in 2018, its journey really began in Colorado.
Colorado has the perfect atmosphere for space. With info on major projects, jobs, and other space assets, our Colorado Aerospace 2017-2018 profile details the competitive advantages of locating your space business in the state.
ULA is America's Ride to Space and its unprecedented mission success—more than 115 successful launches —is a stratospheric accomplishment for our state’s aerospace industry.
The grant & work will shape the workforce of the future in manufacturing innovative spacecraft. Read more
NASA’s MAVEN mission to Mars led by the University of Colorado Boulder hit a happy milestone on Saturday, June 17: 1,000 days of orbiting the Red Planet. Read more
The facility will have an indoor flight environment for testing unmanned aerial systems & roof design with sight lines to track satellites. Read more
Experiments bear repeating, especially when they explode on their way to the International Space Station. Read more
Completes successful integration review for Space Station resupply mission. Read more
NASA is moving forward with a spring 2018 launch of its InSight mission to study the deep interior of Mars.
The Colorado Space Coalition’s Company Directory includes more than 500 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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