Manuscript Submission

The AAS Journals use a single submission portal for The Astronomical Journal, The Astrophysical Journal, The Astrophysical Journal Letters, The Astrophysical Journal Supplement, The Planetary Science Journal, and Research Notes of the AAS. Please read the information on this page before proceeding to the submission portal.

Prepare Before Submission

You will need to provide us with important information about your submission to allow us to process it correctly. To make sure you are fully prepared to submit your manuscript, please reference our author preparation checklist here:


Specific instructions for use of the author submission portal are available here. Please contact the editorial office for any further help needed during your submission.