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.
EarthCube aims to help researchers better understand our planet to strengthen societal resilience to natural events. Read more
The satellite's modular design guarantees GPS III remains the gold standard. Read more
Spacecraft approved for assembly of secondary structures. Read more
NASA awards company contract to support Mars 2020 mission. Read more
JPSS-1 will represent significant technological and scientific advancements in severe weather prediction and environmental monitoring. Read more
The OSIRIS-REx spacecraft will now undergo final processing in preparation for a September launch aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V 411 rocket.
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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