Top 6 Space Companies in Florida Updated 2022

 1 Global Security and Aerospace Company

About Us – Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 114,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration, and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products, and services.

Services – With a focus on the U.S. National Defense Strategy, we’re developing, innovating, and integrating hypersonic capabilities that travel Mach 5 or more, directed energy that travels at the speed of light, and autonomous systems used for a variety of lifesaving military and commercial applications, to help our customers achieve their most important and critical missions.

The future of battlespace means using Lockheed Martin’s expertise and integration capabilities to connect these innovative technologies to perform for our customer

2 Vaya Space

About Us -Our name signifies our progress to date. We were remarkably successful in our research and development, allowing us to be mission ready and prepared to meet the demand of commercial launch that the SmallSat industry needs.

Services –We have an adaptable and diverse product line. We can sell you just an engine. We can also create an entirely customized launch plan. ​ We created a unique and simple rocket design.  When it comes down to it, fewer components mean fewer problems. ​

Why settle for anything less than a consistent, smooth, and powerful launch time after time? Vaya Space is the best value and lowest risk solution for your launch and payload placement.

3 Astrotech

About Us – Astrotech Space Operations LLC (ASO) provides launch site facilities and related services for spacecraft processing prior to launch. Our state-of-the-art payload processing facilities are ideally located to support launches from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station / Kennedy Space Center Florida and Vandenberg Air Force Base California.

ASO’s facilities provide processing areas for a wide range of spacecraft including complex communications, earth observation, and deep space satellites. Processing activities include pre-launch hardware integration and testing, fueling, and satellite encapsulation before transport to the pad.

Services – ASO has been providing payload processing services since 1981 and continues to set the standard today for world-class facilities and services. With over 350 spacecraft successfully processed to date, ASO’s focus remains on exceeding customer satisfaction through employing the industry’s most experienced workforce while providing highly efficient and flexible facilities and services.

  • Address – 1515 Chaffee Dr, Titusville, FL 32780, United States
  • Phone No –  +13212683830
  • Website-  https://www.astrotech.com/

4 NASA

About Us – The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is America’s civil space program and the global leader in space exploration. The agency has a diverse workforce of just under 18,000 civil servants and works with many more U.S. contractors, academia, and international and commercial partners to explore, discover, and expand knowledge for the benefit of humanity.

With an annual budget of $23.2 billion in the Fiscal Year 2021, which is less than 0.5% of the overall U.S. federal budget, NASA supports more than 312,000 jobs across the United States, generating more than $64.3 billion in total economic output (Fiscal Year 2019).

Services – NASA also leads a Moon to Mars exploration approach, which includes working with U.S. industry, international partners, and academia to develop new technology, and send science research and soon humans to explore the Moon on Artemis missions that will help prepare for human exploration of the Red Planet.

In addition to those major missions, the agency shares what it learns so that its information can make life better for people worldwide. 

  • Address – 300 E. Street SW, Suite 5R30 Washington, DC 20546 (202)
  • Phone No –  358-0001 (Office) (202) 358-4338 (Fax)
  • Website-  http://www.nasa.gov/

5 Scientific Florida

About Us – Scientific Florida is the leading consulting partner for connected businesses. With a network of roughly 100 professionals, we support leading companies in shaping the digital and connected world.

We develop and implement leading-edge business solutions, products, and processes. Space and defense companies are already grappling with present-day challenges such as how to build existing systems and platforms faster and on budget; how best to embrace the current wave of innovation to develop new, highly integrated, and connected systems and products faster; the increased integration of mechanical, electrical, electronics and software systems into a single platform; and how to better support products once in service or deployed.

Services – Digital transformation is not just about implementing a specific technology; it is a holistic approach to modernizing every aspect of an organization. From strategy to operations, technology to culture, digital transformation entails organizations rethinking how they create and deliver value.

No more silo mentality; People, Processes, and Platforms (3P) need alignment. Leverage Scientific Florida’s decades of technology and industry expertise and take advantage of our digital transformation services today!

  • Address – 505 Odyssey Way #211, Merritt Island, FL 32953, United States
  • Phone No – +18008297118
  • Website- https://scientificflorida.com/

6 Geospace Labs

About Us – Hours of service tools for the entire industry so you can do what you do best-using tools built following regulations specifically for different driver needs. If you farm, keep farming; if you bus, keep busing; if you haul, keep hauling; whatever the type of driving you do, keep doing it and let our technicians help you maximize your driving time by automating every exemption to the ELD mandate you can use.

Services – The Geowiz ELD/AOBRD automates CFR 395 and 396 with low-cost, flawlessly implemented, easy-to-use modern technology. Drive more, spend less! Real-time all-in-one HOS ELD, dispatch, GPS, routing, logging, customer portal, signature capture, DVIR, ELD carrier management cloudware with an immediate geo-based analytic engine.

All are compliant with the FMCSA HOS Final Rule dated December 2015 registration #0008. The Geowiz APP runs on any modern iDevice or Android device. Used full time the Geowiz app will consume about 150-250MB of data a month.

  • Address – 4460 Florida National Dr, Lakeland, FL 33813, United States
  • Phone No – +18774436949
  • Website-  http://www.geospacelabs.com/