Skip Navigation



Corporate Responsibility

USRA is an independent, nonprofit research corporation where the combined efforts of in-house talent and university-based expertise merge to advance space science and technology.


USRA gave significant consideration to the three pillars of sustainability in making plans for our new headquarters building: The Social, Economic, and Environmental impacts of our new corporate home.

Combating Human Trafficking

USRA is committed to supporting the fight against human trafficking. USRA expects that employees, subcontractors, suppliers, consultants and/or agents will fully comply with all applicable national and/or local laws and regulations, including but not limited to those related to combating human trafficking, labor, immigration, health and safety.


High-altitude Balloons for Atmospheric and Astrophysical Research

USRA scientists provide instrumentation expertise and provide analysis of balloon observations gathered from atmospheric and astrophysical sources.