Project P.E.G.A.S.U.S.
Alias(es) Phase 1
Appeared in The Avengers

Project P.E.G.A.S.U.S. was a joint venture between S.H.I.E.L.D. and N.A.S.A., formed to investigate phenomena beyond the range of conventional scientific understanding.


Iron Man 2

Project P.E.G.A.S.U.S. is alluded to when Tony Stark opens a wooden crate marked "Project Pegasus" in preparation to synthesize a new element.

Fury's Big Week

The World Security Council mentions that funding is being redirected from S.H.I.E.L.D. to a new operation, codenamed Project P.E.G.A.S.U.S., in the aims of analyzing the Tesseract.

The Avengers

The subterranean Project P.E.G.A.S.U.S. Facility was where the Tesseract was being studied by Erik Selvig. It proceeded to collapse when a portal opened by the Tesseract, from which Loki Laufeyson came from, imploded.


Skye, while being interrogated, mentioned Project P.E.G.A.S.U.S. when she listed S.H.I.E.L.D.'s cover-ups.


  • In the comics, P.E.G.A.S.U.S. stands for Potential Energy Group/Alternate Sources/United States.


The Avengers

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