About Us

In an era of dynamic change in space, Aerospace is addressing a generation of complex challenges. We operate the only federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) committed exclusively to the space enterprise. Our technical experts span every discipline of space-related science and engineering.
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Providing Objective Analysis and Innovative Solutions

As an independent, nonprofit corporation operating the only FFRDC for the space enterprise, The Aerospace Corporation performs objective technical analyses and assessments for a variety of government, civil, and commercial customers.
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Dedicated to Our People and Our Values

The corporation’s commitment to its core values has made it the leading architect and principal technical resource for programs of national significance. Our people are our most valuable resource. We employ 3,900 diverse and talented people who are empowered to ensure the highest levels of performance. Our laboratory facilities are staffed by some of the leading scientists and engineers in the world.
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Shaping the Future, Inspiring the Next Generation

Aerospace is committed to inspiring the next generation of engineers and scientists and to nurturing Aerospace employees where they live and work. We strive to cultivate a rich tapestry of top talent from many walks of life, and we demonstrate honorable corporate citizenry by meeting our own needs without jeopardizing the needs of future generations.
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Advancing Knowledge Through Workshops and Professional Development

We provide a forum for thought leaders to gather and exchange ideas and recent developments of interest within our community via company-sponsored technical workshops. Knowledge sharing also extends to our customers, who are offered a wide range of courses to assist with their professional development needs.

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