Aerospace Corp. is set to break ground onÂ itsÂ second research and development facility in Colorado Springs, Colo., this fall as part of a $100M investment.
Seventy percent of the 90K-square-foot building area will be set aside for classified use and the construction project is scheduled to wrap up by spring 2022, the company said Wednesday.
â€œThis new, high-tech facility furthers our commitment to supporting our many partners in the Colorado Springs region in advancing our nationâ€™s security in space,â€ saidÂ Steve Isakowitz, president and CEO ofÂ Aerospace.Â
Isakowitz added that the company aims toÂ help government partners shape futureÂ warfighting concepts in the space domain.
The facility will include a multipurpose technologyÂ center meant to support customers such asÂ U.S. Space Force andÂ U.S. Space Command.