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Aerospace Corporation

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Aerospace Corporation is a engineering or technology research center based in Los Angeles, CA that was founded in 1960. As of 2018 they had $1.0 billion in revenue and $689 million in assets.

At The Aerospace Corporation, we consider a challenging, respectful, and rewarding work environment an essential part of maintaining a workforce encompassing the best and brightest talent in our industry.

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Program areas at Aerospace Corporation

The corporation's primary customer is the Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) of the Air Force Space Command. The corporation fulfills the functions of an architect-engineer for space systems. It assists with engineering tasks required to develop space systems, from initial concept and design to deployment and operation. Progress is monitored, alternatives and tests are analyzed, and problems are resolved in cooperation with industrial contractors and government laboratories.Aerospace laboratory research is directed toward advancements in military space systems, engineering feasibility studies of new system concepts, anomaly resolution, and analyses and forecast of domestic and foreign technologies. In fulfilling this architect-engineer role, Aerospace strives to minimize system development and operational risks, which in turn protects acquisition schedules and aids in cost containment.

Aerospace Civil Systems Group supports customers in three primary areas: NASA programs, NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) programs and commercial, international and Homeland Security programs. The Civil Systems Group work enhances our mission assurance capabilities for our national security space customer, SMC.

Form 990s for Aerospace Corporation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-09Oct 3, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Oct 20, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Dec 6, 2016990View PDF
2014-09Sep 15, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Aerospace Corporation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$61,251
Program services$1,053,248,523
Investment income and dividends$502,000
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$110,000
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,850,226
Total revenues$1,055,772,000

Vendors for Aerospace Corporation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
MercerConsulting (general)$87,0002019-12-31
████████ ███████████ █████████████Participant loan processing; Investment management$119,8192019-12-31
█████ ███Audit accounting2019-12-31
██████Content management system software2019-08-17
██████Fundraising software2019-08-17
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-08-17
█████████Content management system software2019-08-17
█████████Marketing software2019-08-17
...and 15 more vendors

Personnel at Aerospace Corporation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Steven J. IsakowitzPresident and Chief Executive Officer-Aug. 27, 2019
Ellen M BeattyVice President, Chief Financial Officer-Oct. 3, 2019
███ ███████ ██ ████████ █████Senior Vice President, Chief Velocity Officer-Oct. 26, 2017
███████ ██ █████████Vice President, Technology and Laboratory Operations-Oct. 26, 2017
███ ███████ ██ █████████Senior Vice President, Engineering and Technology Group-Oct. 26, 2017
█████████ ██ ██████Senior Vice President, National Systems Group-Oct. 26, 2017
██████ ██ ███████Senior Vice President, Civil Systems Group-Oct. 26, 2017
█████ ██ █████Vice President, Strategic Space Operations-Oct. 26, 2017
██████ ██ █████Senior Vice President, Space Systems Group-Oct. 26, 2017
████████ ██ ███████ ███████Vice President, Launch Program Operations-Oct. 26, 2017
...and 17 more key personnel

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