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.
According to AIAA's Executive Report, in Colorado—home to the nation's second-largest aerospace economy—the challenges of physical distance and the importance of geography still drive some of the greatest innovations taking place in the industry today. Read more
Satellite factory furthers York's dedication to aerospace development in Colorado. Read more
Company plans to move 650 positions by 2024 to co-locate key skills and infrastructure. Read more
The Suomi NPP satellite provides life-saving weather data. Read more
Milestone clears path for delivery of ground controls for planned 2018 launch. Read more
United Launch Alliance successfully launches NROL-79 payload for the National Reconnaissance Office.
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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