View from space of the Moon near Earth during a sunrise. (Credit: Shutterstock with NASA elements)

Space Security and Defense

Our Contribution

APL provides expertise to the Space Security and Defense program, a joint Department of Defense/Office of the Director of National Intelligence organization focused on creating a more resilient and enduring national security space capability. The program’s projects and activities center on identifying solutions to current space-protection needs with a practical approach to balancing near-term results with long-term acquisition, architecture, and strategic objectives.