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Columbus provides a vast range of technical services to drive business transformation in aerospace, health and national security.


Specializing in space flight instrument and mission engineering, space and Earth science, data analytics, mission operations, and IT; Columbus builds innovative technologies that enables NASA, NOAA and others to meet their mission goals.

Health Services

Columbus brings expertise in biomedical research, IT, health policy and compliance to help national research leaders push the frontiers of medicine and advance public health.

National Security

With hard-fought experience in homeland, intelligence and enforcement missions, Columbus supports federal agencies with services in training, analysis, security and operations.

Our Expertise.

Solving our client’s most pressing technical, strategic and operational challenges.


Advancing groundbreaking missions with multi-discipline expertise


Providing unique technical solutions for mission-critical systems


Providing expertise and applied skills to drive scientific discovery

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February 26, 2021 1:34pm
Last Thursday, @NASAPersevere touched down on Mars, after a 203-day journey traversing 293 million miles.

Packed with groundbreaking technology, the Rover marks an ambitious first step in the effort to collect Mars samples and return them to Earth.

February 24, 2021 4:08pm
Over the last several years, our employees working at @NASAJPL have made notable contributions to the Mars 2020 @NASAPersevere mission. All of us at Columbus are very proud to be a part of a team that made history last week.

February 18, 2021 6:17pm
We at Columbus are filled with tremendous pride today and are honored to have contributed to this historic mission. Congratulations to everyone at @NASA and @NASAJPL for the successful landing of @NASAPersevere! https://t.co/Z1q7l4xLDO ColumbusUSA photo
February 18, 2021 1:34pm
Will you be watching the @NASAPersevere Rover's landing on Mars today? Don't miss it, we are witnessing history in the making!

Join us and watch the live stream at 11:15 AM PST.
February 17, 2021 1:56pm
We are proud to be supporting @NASAJPL's Europa Clipper project, with several employees contributing to the success of the mission.

Meet Christopher Boswell: an Electronics Manufacturing Engineer who continues to strive for excellence at the workplace.


Covid 19 Response

Columbus is committed to provide for the ongoing health and safety of our employees, partners and the community while ensuring seamless service operations for our customers throughout the Coronavirus outbreak. We are also ensuring compliance with governmental regulations and public health guidance.

All Columbus employees have been instructed to take their temperature before leaving home and to use the Coronavirus Self-Checker each day before entering a work facility.

Latest News

Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover Successfully Lands on The Red Planet

We would like to express our profound gratitude to the more than 500 Columbus employees who have worked in partnership with JPL to make the Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover landing a resounding success. These employees directly contributed to this mission, and their individual and collective expertise helped ensure today’s historic accomplishment. Columbus employees led efforts…

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Employee Highlight: Christopher Boswell

Meet Christopher Boswell: an Electronics Manufacturing Engineer at NASA JPL working on the Europa Clipper project. Christopher is a Californian through and through, born and raised in San Luis Obispo. He graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. One of his first jobs was working on Ground Control…

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Columbus Earns Recertification to ISO 9001:2015

Columbus has successfully earned recertification to ISO 9001:2015, an internationally recognized standard specifying the requirements for quality management systems. The ISO 9001 quality management systems standard helps Columbus demonstrate to customers that we can offer products and services of consistently high quality. It also acts as a tool to streamline our processes and make us…

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Together, we’ll help our customers shape the future of medicine, aerospace and national security.