Spectrolab Solar Panel Factory: Los Angeles, CA


See innovation in action with a series of Virtual Site Tours hosted by Boeing. Students will be transported around the U.S. to visit unique Boeing facilities, where they’ll learn more about the people and products leading the way to the future of air travel. Each video is paired with a companion activity that incorporates project-based learning, student collaboration, and hands-on STEM problem-solving.


Spectrolab Solar Panel Factory: Los Angeles, CA

About this Video and Activity

Welcome to Spectrolab, a one-of-a-kind Boeing facility where the most efficient solar cells are created. Learn more about the out-of-this-world power of solar cells that fuel satellites, spacecraft, robots, and other technology that enable us to explore the Moon, Mars, and beyond. Get an up-close look at the manufacturing and testing processes and go on the job with a team of dedicated subject matter experts.



“Spectrolab solar cells have helped us explore the solar system.”