Appendix A Designated Center Mission Areas and Centers of Excellence


 

Center Mission Area

Area(s) of Excellence

 

Ames Research Center Aviation Operations Systems and Astrobiology

Information Technology

 

Dryden Flight Research Center Flight Research

Atmospheric Flight Operations

 

Goddard Space Flight Center

Earth Science and Physics and Astronomy

Earth Science and Physics and Astronomy

 

Glenn Research Center Aeropropulsion and Aerospace Power Systems Research and Technology

Turbomachinery

 

 

Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Planetary Science and Exploration and Instrument Technology

 

Deep Space Systems
Johnson Space Center

Human Exploration and Astro Materials

 

Human Operations in Space
Kennedy Space Center

Space Launch

 

Launch and Payload Processing Systems
Langley Research Center

Airframe Systems and
Atmospheric Science

 

Structure and Materials
Marshall Space Flight Center

Space Transportation Systems Development, Microgravity and Space Optics, and Manufacturing Technology

 

Space Propulsion
Stennis Space Center Rocket Propulsion Testing and Commercial Remote Sensing Rocket Propulsion Testing Systems

 



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