The Aerospace Corporation

About The Aerospace Corporation

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.

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.

Launch Assurance
Spanning all stages of the space lifecycle, from concept to operations, mission success at The Aerospace Corporation is the result of decades of experience, a highly-skilled technical staff, and specialized tools developed to tackle the challenges of space.

Satellites and Orbits
As satellite technology enters a new era, The Aerospace Corporation remains the leading authority on the development, launch, and deployment of space systems.

Center for Space Policy and Strategy
Space is a dynamic environment, with rapidly growing opportunities and threats. Navigating this complex domain requires experience and vision.

Space Exploration
As technology puts new horizons within reach, The Aerospace Corporation is helping humanity explore our galaxy from the Moon to Mars and beyond.

Research and Development
Functioning as the nation’s independent testing, assessment, and research center for national security space systems, our more than 80 specialized laboratories test, analyze, and troubleshoot virtually every aspect of rocket and satellite systems.

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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Technical Intern

June 2020 - August 2020 El Segundo, CA
“I loved all the events held for interns. I’ve never learned so much in such little time.”

Tecnical Intern III

June 2020 - August 2020 El Segundo, CA
“People were nice and willing to share their experiences. I got to work on fun projects. I also liked that I got to work on multiple projects at the same time. The people I worked with were friendly and always willing to help me when I got stuck on a task. ”
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