About the Coalition

ABOUT THE COALITION FOR DEEP SPACE EXPLORATION

The Coalition for Deep Space Exploration is an alliance of space industry businesses and advocacy groups collaborating to reinforce the value and benefits of deep-space exploration with the public and our nation’s leaders. Our goal is to build lasting support for a long-term, sustainable, strategic direction for human space exploration and science, ensuring that the United States remains a leader in space, science and technology.

MLD headshotThe Coalition is led by Dr. Mary Lynne Dittmar, a 25-year veteran of the space industry specializing in strategy, public engagement and space policy. She was a member of the Human Spaceflight Committee at the National Research Council, and currently serves as a member of the Space Studies Board of the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine. As CEO of her own consultancy firm, she has guided defense, aerospace and technology firms while providing insight into legislative, regulatory and political processes at national and regional levels.

Coalition for Deep Space Exploration Vision of Success

The Coalition for Deep Space Exploration will lead the aerospace industry in national advocacy and outreach on behalf of America’s human space exploration and science programs, establishing deep space exploration and science as national imperatives.

Coalition for Deep Space Exploration Mission Statement

The mission of the Coalition is to ensure that the United States remains the leader in space, science and technology by reinforcing the value and benefits of deep space exploration with the public and our nation’s leaders, building lasting support for a long-term, sustainable strategic direction for human space exploration and science.

Members

The Coalition for Deep Space Exploration is comprised of aerospace industry companies that are collaborating to advance the cause of space exploration. Listed below are the current participating members.

FOUNDING Members (GOLD)

SILVER MEMBERS

Futuramic Tool & Engineering Company
Goodrich Corp.
Jacobs Engineering
Moog, Inc.
UTC Aerospace Systems

Members

Abacus Technology Corporation
Ampac
AMRO Fabricating
Arcata Associates, Inc.
ASRC Federal
Axiom Space
Baker Aerospace Tooling & Machining Inc.
Barrios Technologies
BST Systems
Cain Tubular Products
Craig Technical Consulting, Inc.
Craig Technologies Aerospace Solutions, LLC
DCX-CHOL Enterprises
Deep Space Industries
Deep Space Systems, Inc.
Dese Research Inc.
Dynetics, Inc.
EMF, Inc.
Geocent, LLC
Honeywell
Houston Precision Fasteners, Lp.
ICF Mercantile, Inc.
ION Corporation
ISYS Technologies
Karanian Aerospace Consulting
L-3 Cincinnati Electronics
L-3 Communications
Made In Space
MEI Technologies
Moog, Inc. 
MRI Technologies
nLogic, LLC
Onyx Aerospace
Paragon
Red Canyon
RDI Engineering
Standex Engineering Technologies Group
SGT, Inc.
Spincraft
Systima Technologies, Inc.
Tayco Engineering
VACCO Industries
Votaw Precisions Technology, Inc.
Weetech, Inc.
WireMasters

For information on membership, please contact Lauren Quesada.