Cover Page
Nov. 23, 2021
Document Information [Line Items]  
Document Type 8-K
Document Period End Date Nov. 23, 2021
Entity Registrant Name Redwire Corporation
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE
Entity File Number 001-39733
Entity Tax Identification Number 98-1550429
Entity Address, Address Line One 8226 Philips Highway, Suite 101
Entity Address, City or Town Jacksonville
Entity Address, State or Province FL
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 32256
City Area Code 650
Local Phone Number 701-7722
Written Communications false
Soliciting Material false
Pre-commencement Tender Offer false
Pre-commencement Issuer Tender Offer false
Entity Emerging Growth Company true
Entity Ex Transition Period false
Amendment Flag false
Entity Central Index Key 0001819810
Common Stock  
Document Information [Line Items]  
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share
Trading Symbol RDW
Security Exchange Name NYSE
Document Information [Line Items]  
Title of 12(b) Security Warrants, each to purchase one share of Common Stock
Trading Symbol RDW WS