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.

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.

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