The Aerospace Virtual Tours allow you to digitally navigate through some of our world-class labs to learn more about the innovative and complex work our experts do every day to advance space capabilities. While more lab tours are being added, you can currently explore our xLab, iLab and STARS Mission Operations Center, as well as four of our Physical Sciences Labs: Electric Propulsion, Optical Comms, AeroTel and Solar Cells.
Aerospace's Physical Sciences Laboratories provide robust and innovative applied scientific research to support our customers across the space enterprise. PSL combines the breadth and depth of expertise of our people with cutting-edge tools and facilities to support a diverse research portfolio.
Aerospace's newly renovated xLab facility equips our technical experts to build innovative prototypes and instruments to advance space technology. xLab, short for Experiments Laboratory, architects, develops, and transitions prototypes at the speed necessary for a changing space environment.
Aerospace's iLab focuses on fostering a vibrant innovative culture that leads to bold ideas, transformative capabilities, and unique insights. iLab runs a variety of programs designed to inspire innovation, funds cutting-edge ideas, and collaborates across the space enterprise.
The STARS Mission Control Center is where Aerospace’s highly-skilled analysts monitor every aspect of a rocket launch to ensure it is successful.
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