United Launch Alliance

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United Launch Alliance is a company that provides space launch services for the government and commercial customers. It carries payloads, including weather, telecommunications, and national security satellites. The company develops rockets and launch vehicles, such as Atlas V, Delta II, Delta IV, and Vulcan Centaur.

TypePrivate
Founded2006
HQCentennial, US
Websiteulalaunch.com
Employee Ratings2.9
Culture scoreB+

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Employees (est.) (May 2020)2,565

Key People/Management at United Launch Alliance

Salvatore Bruno

Salvatore Bruno

President & Chief Executive Officer
John Elbon

John Elbon

Chief Operating Officer
Tom Glaub

Tom Glaub

Chief Financial Officer
Paul Neary

Paul Neary

Director, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Christopher Deel

Christopher Deel

Vice President, Engineering and Advanced Programs
Liane George

Liane George

Vice President, Human Resources
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United Launch Alliance Office Locations

United Launch Alliance has offices in Centennial, Cape Canaveral, Decatur, Harlingen and in 1 other location
Centennial, US (HQ)
9501 E Panorama Cir
Cape Canaveral, US
Air Force Station
Centennial, US
9950 E Easter Ave Unit A
Decatur, US
1001 Red Hat Rd
Harlingen, US
2800 Airport Dr
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United Launch Alliance Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2006

United Launch Alliance total Funding

$13.9 m

United Launch Alliance latest funding size

$13.90 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

United Launch Alliance investors

United Launch Alliance's latest funding round in August 2018 was reported to be $13.9 m. In total, United Launch Alliance has raised $13.9 m
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United Launch Alliance Operating Metrics

Oct, 2015Jan, 2018Mar, 2018Apr, 2018May, 2018Aug, 2018Dec, 2018Mar, 2019Aug, 2019Sep, 2019Dec, 2019Mar, 2020

Total Launches

100 125 126 127 128 129 131 133 135 135 120

Patent Applications

2 2 2

Patents Issued

17 17 19

Trademarks

4
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United Launch Alliance Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
United Launch Services

United Launch Alliance Online and Social Media Presence

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United Launch Alliance Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B+

    76/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    85/100

  • Compensation

    D

    55/100

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United Launch Alliance News and Updates

United Launch Alliance still on track to meet launch schedule, CEO says

The company has seen minimal impacts to production, its chief executive told reporters.

United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches First National Security Space Mission for the U.S. Space Force

CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla., March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the sixth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) communications satellite for the U.S. Space Force's Space and Missile Systems Center lifted off from Space...

United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches Solar Orbiter to Study the Sun

CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla., Feb. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying Solar Orbiter, an international cooperative mission between the European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA, lifted off from Space Launch Complex-41 on Feb. 9 at 11:03 p.m....

United Launch Alliance wins $1.2 bln U.S. defense contract -Pentagon

United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co , has been awarded a $1.2 billion U.S. defense contract for satellite launch services, Pentagon said on Monday.

United Launch Alliance Set to Launch AEHF-5 for U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center

CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla., Aug. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket is in final preparations to launch the fifth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) communications satellite for the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center. The...

United Launch Alliance Adds New Partners for Annual Student Rocket Launch

RUAG Space, Airborne Systems to provide payload fairing, parachutes for sport rocket Centennial, Colo.read more
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United Launch Alliance Blogs

NASA Selects United Launch Alliance’s Reliable Atlas V Rocket to Launch GOES-T Weather Satellite

Centennial, Colo. (Dec. 18, 2019) – NASA’s Launch Services Program announced today that it selected United Launch Alliance’s (ULA’s) proven Atlas V vehicle to launch the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES)-T mission, the second to last satellite in the GOES constellation. This a…

United Launch Alliance Set to Launch the Starliner Capsule on the Orbital Flight Test

Preparing to launch astronauts from U.S. soil   Atlas V Starliner OFT Mission Information Page Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., (Dec. 17, 2019) – A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket is in final preparations to launch Boeing’s Starliner capsule on the Orbital Flight Test to the Int…

United Launch Alliance Set to Launch GPS III Satellite for U.S. Air Force

Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., (Aug. 20, 2019) – A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket is in final preparations to launch the second Global Positioning System III (GPS III) satellite, nicknamed Magellan, for the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center. The launch is planned…

Astrobotic Selects United Launch Alliance Vulcan Centaur Rocket to Launch its First Mission to the Moon

Pittsburgh, Penn., and Centennial, Colo., Aug. 19, 2019 – Astrobotic announced today that it selected United Launch Alliance’s (ULA) Vulcan Centaur rocket in a competitive commercial procurement to launch its Peregrine lunar lander to the moon in 2021. “We are so excited to sign with ULA and fly P…

SNC Selects ULA for Dream Chaser® Spacecraft Launches

NASA Missions to Begin in 2021 SPARKS, Nev. (August 14, 2019) – Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), the global aerospace and national security leader owned by Chairwoman and President Eren Ozmen and CEO Fatih Ozmen, selected United Launch Alliance (ULA) as the launch vehicle provider for the Dream Cha…
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United Launch Alliance Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was United Launch Alliance founded?

    United Launch Alliance was founded in 2006.

  • Who are United Launch Alliance key executives?

    United Launch Alliance's key executives are Salvatore Bruno, John Elbon and Tom Glaub.

  • How many employees does United Launch Alliance have?

    United Launch Alliance has 2,565 employees.

  • Who are United Launch Alliance competitors?

    Competitors of United Launch Alliance include Blue Origin, SpaceX and Virgin Orbit.

  • Where is United Launch Alliance headquarters?

    United Launch Alliance headquarters is located at 9501 E Panorama Cir, Centennial.

  • Where are United Launch Alliance offices?

    United Launch Alliance has offices in Centennial, Cape Canaveral, Decatur, Harlingen and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does United Launch Alliance have?

    United Launch Alliance has 6 offices.