Creating Technology That Propels Possible

For more than 50 years, Karman has been a preferred supplier of propulsion and launch systems for Space and Defense missions. Merging unmatched manufacturing capabilities with a wealth of engineering expertise, we produce mission-critical hardware that delivers unparalleled performance in our industry.

Our ability to engineer tip-to-tail rocket systems means we can deliver solutions that meet even the most complex mission challenges. Paired with the capacity to leverage advanced material solutions, energetics, metal and composite manufacturing processes, we ensure your mission always arrives at the best solution possible.


How We Do It


Our Approach

Through all-encompassing design analysis, performance evaluation, and production testing, we deliver propulsion and launch systems with assured reliability.

Engineering Design
Engineering Design


No matter the requirements, our comprehensive engineering and manufacturing capabilities enable us to create technology that fully meets mission needs.

Our Markets

Merging unmatched engineering expertise with comprehensive production capabilities, Karman designs, develops, and delivers highly dependable missile systems.

Explore Hypersonics & SMD

We supports critical Defense missions with ground, air, and maritime rocket launch and propulsion systems. Our Integrated Defense System (IDS) solutions leverage the latest technologies and composite materials to drive dominance for the warfighter in every domain.

Explore IDS

Our launch vehicle solutions help get America’s most ambitious space missions off the ground and accelerate above.

Explore Space & Launch Solutions

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