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PURPOSE & MISSION

USRA's mission is to advance the space-related sciences and exploration through innovative research, technology, and educational programs; to promote space policy; and to develop and operate premier facilities and programs by involving universities, the private sector, and governments for the benefit of mankind.

PURPOSE

  • To constitute an entity by means of which universities and other research organizations may cooperate with one another, with the governments of the United States and other nations, and with other organizations toward the development and application of space-related science, technology and engineering.
  • To develop and manage programs and facilities, and provide other services as required under contract, or otherwise, with the governments of the United States and other nations, and other organizations for space-related education, research, development, and operations.

MISSION

USRA's mission is to advance the space-related sciences and exploration through innovative research, technology, and educational programs; to promote space policy; and to develop and operate premier facilities and programs by involving universities, the private sector, and governments for the benefit of mankind.


We accomplish this mission by providing a collaborative membership organization where universities and other research organizations may cooperate effectively with each other, with the United States government, and other entities to develop knowledge associated with space science and technology.

OUR VALUES

USRA has a passion for space science exploration, and for people.

RESEARCH HIGHLIGHT

Imaging Radars for Exploring the Lunar Poles

Mini-RF: Imaging radars for exploring the lunar poles.