About

Making Progress Above

ULA is harnessing the potential of space for humanity. We are dreamers inspired by possibilities not yet imagined, believers driven to broaden horizons, and doers combining technology, innovation, expertise, ingenuity and a commitment to the extraordinary.

Our Mission: Save Lives, Explore the Universe, Connect the World

Focus on our customer’s mission. The technologies we enable protect our country and troops in the battlefield, enable search and rescue, provide a backbone for business and connect families across the globe. They help us explore our city and learn about our solar system and places beyond.

Create value through certainty. We deliver the most dependable ride to space by combining our unrivaled legacy, tireless drive to improve and commitment to the extraordinary.

Our Vision: Harness the Potential of Space for Humanity

Break barriers, broaden horizons and realize possibilities not yet imagined by integrating courageous innovation, unparalleled technology and meaningful partnerships.

Harness limitless potential and unlock possibilities in space for the advancement and benefit of all humankind through the dynamic ingenuity of our team of dreamers, believers and doers.

Our Vulcan Centaur and ACES rockets will make the impossible possible with capabilities that will allow a thriving lunar economy and extend the reaches of space exploration for generations to come.

Who We Are and What We Do

We are unmatched in reliability and experience, combining more than 100 years of launch history with the Atlas and Delta rocket families to achieve more than 120 consecutive launches since 2006. 

We will continue to achieve legendary results as we bring the new Vulcan rocket family online – America’s next extraordinary ride to space.

We are committed to providing unrivaled confidence through smarter and even more dependable, cost-effective launch services for our government and commercial customers.

We guarantee assured access to space and fuel local economies with our nation wide team of nearly 2,500 employees.

Locations

Our program management, engineering, test, and mission support functions are headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Manufacturing, assembly and integration operations are located at Decatur, Alabama, and Harlingen, Texas. Launch operations are located at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, and Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.

  • Denver, Colorado: Headquarters with program management, engineering, test, and mission support functions
  • Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida: Launch operations
  • Decatur, Alabama: Manufacturing, assembly and integration operations
  • Harlingen, Texas: Manufacturing, assembly and integration operations
  • Vandenberg Air Force Base: : Launch operations

United Launch Services

United Launch Services, LLC (ULS) is a subsidiary of United Launch Alliance, LLC. On behalf of ULA, ULS contracts for launch services using the Atlas and Delta launch vehicles.

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United Launch Alliance Assumes Marketing and Sales for Atlas V Commercial Launches from Lockheed Martin

ULA announced today that it has assumed responsibility for the marketing and sales of Atlas V, the world’s most reliable launch vehicle, from Lockheed Martin Commercial Launch Services.