SIC Code 9661 Space Research and Technology


Public Administration


Government establishments primarily engaged in programs for manned and unmanned space flights, space exploration, and the like. Research and development laboratories operated by the national aeronautics and space administration are classified as auxiliaries to this industry.

Cross References

Private establishments primarily engaged in operation of space flights on their own account are classified in transportation and public utilities, industry 4789.

Illustrative Examples

Space flight operations-government, space research and development-government.

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 966101Federal Government-space Researc/tech
  • 966102State Govt-space Research & Technology

7-digit SIC

  • 9661001Space Research & Technology
  • 9661002Federal Government-space Research/tech
  • 9661003State Government-space Research & Technology
  • 9661004Space Research & Technology, County Government
  • 9661005Space Research & Technology, Local Government
  • 9661006Space Flight Operations, Government
  • 9661007Space Research & Development, Government

8-digit SIC

  • 96610000Space Research And Technology
  • 96610401Space Research And Technology, Federal Government
  • 96610402Space Research And Technology, State Government
  • 96610403Space Research And Technology, County Government
  • 96610404Space Research And Technology, Local Government
  • 96619901Space Flight Operations, Government
  • 96619902Space Research And Development, Government