Locations in Massachusetts
& Maryland
AS9100 Certification

A proven quality management system (QMS) is essential to ensure product performance and minimize risk. AS9100 certification not only demonstrates a commitment to maintaining and improving quality standards but is proof that a supplier has a reliable quality management system is in place.

AS9100 audits emphasize regulatory compliance, product traceability (including through subcontractors), manufacturing and clean room standards while also demanding the process documentation is in place and followed. An AS9100 certified company must demonstrate that mechanisms for continuous improvements are in place.

Adcole Maryland Aerospace is AS9100 certified and is committed to producing reliable space systems to ever exacting standards.

You can view our latest AS9100 certification here. 

Adcole Maryland Aerospace has operations in two different manufacturing and test facilities, one in Marlborough, Massachusetts the other in Crofton, Maryland.  

Maryland Office

Adcole Corporation

669 Forest Street
Marlborough, MA 01752

 tel: +1-508-485-9100
 fax: +1 508-481-6142


Maryland Aerospace Inc.

2145 Priest Bridge Dr, Ste15
Crofton, MD 21114



About the merger of Adcole Corporation and Maryland Aerospace Inc. 

Adcole Corporation and Maryland Aerospace, Incorporated (MAI) formally merged into a new company, Adcole Maryland Aerospace, on April 11th, 2017. 


The merger unifies traditional space and new space product lines to serve a wider range of aerospace applications. Through combined experience and a foundation of proven technologies, Adcole Maryland Aerospace is positioned to develop new innovative space solutions that will benefit government, military, commercial and academic organizations. 

SmallSat and Mission

Mfg, Clean Room and Test Facilities

  • Class 100,000 Clean Room

  • Laminar Flow Benches for Optical Assembly

  • NASA Certified Solderers for Electronic Assembly

  • 3 Solar Simulator Test Stations

  • Thermal Vacuum Chamber

  • Multiple Thermal Cycle Ovens

  • Vibration and EMC Testing via Partners


Design & Analysis


  • Power Supply Design and Analysis Including EMI Mitigation

  • Interface Circuit Design Including RS-422, MIL STD 1553, Custom UART, Other Custom Interfaces

  • Analog, Digital, and Mixed Signal Processing

  • FPGA Design and Implementation

  • Thermal Modeling

  • Standard Technical Analyses: WCA, Stress, Reliability, FMECA, etc.

  • Survivability Analysis and Mitigation: Natural and Hostile Radiation Effects: Total Dose, Displacement Damage, SEU, SGEMP, Flash X-Ray

  • Structural Analysis, Finite Element Modeling

  • Albedo Analysis

AMA has a newly refurbished, modern SmallSat and CubeSat production facility.

  • Techs trained to NASA Standards

  • Satellite Integration and Test Facility in new Class 10,000 (ISO 7) clean room

  • Reaction Wheel assembly area with thermal, vacuum, and vibe testing

  • Large temperature chamber, 38″ x 38″ x 38″ interior volume

We are fortunate to have multiple options for SmallSat spacecraft environmental testing within a 45-mile radius of our Crofton, MD, facility, including TVAC, vibration, RF anechoic and magnetic test facilities in APL, GSFC, NRL, Orbital ATK (OA), MET Labs, and Washington Labs.

Massachusetts Facilities and Capabilities:  
Maryland Facilities and Capabilities:  

Maryland Location:

2145 Priest Bridge Dr, Ste15
Crofton, MD 21114

Telephone: (410) 451-2505
Fax: (410) 451-2507

Massachusetts Location:

669 Forest Street
Marlborough, MA 01752

Telephone: (508) 485-9100
Fax: (508) 481-6142

Start your mission:


Adcole - Established 1957: From the dawn of the space age to the forefront of the New Space Revolution. 

Heritage and mission History 

Reliable, affordable SmallSats, CubeSats , ADACS and New Space components.