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CASIS and Teledyne Brown Engineering announce remote sensing challenge

Funding opportunity will provide researchers the ability to utilize the Multi-User System for Earth Sensing platform, leveraging the extreme environment of space.


Colorado Air and Space Port granted site operator license from Federal Aviation Administration

The spaceport will also provide a boost to the state's economy by keeping the nearly 200,000 jobs.


Ball Aerospace completes preliminary design review of NASA's IXPE mission

A preliminary design review of NASA's Imaging X-Ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE) space-based astrophysics observatory was completed in late June at Ball Aerospace's Boulder, Colo. facility led by NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, with support from Ball Aerospace, the Italian Space Agency (ASI) and other industry partners.


Ball Aerospace to provide airborne methane monitor to Denver-based company Carina RST

Ball Aerospace today announced that it will provide airborne methane monitor sensors and data analytics tools, such as data visualization and processing capabilities, to Denver-based Carina RST, Inc. as part of an exclusive agreement.


Giant satellite fuel tank sets new record for 3-D printed space parts

Tank delivery time slashed from two years to three months, continues Lockheed Martin sprint to cut satellite cost and schedule by 50 percent.


ULA and Ball Aerospace celebrate 10th anniversary of STEM program with student rocket launch

Nearly 40 student-built payloads to fly on an intern-built sport rocket on July 14.


Maxar Technologies’ DigitalGlobe introduces EarthWatch™, the most powerful cloud-based commercial product for geospatial information

Using EarthWatch, commercial customers will have access to a comprehensive suite of DigitalGlobe products, including fresh satellite imagery from DigitalGlobe’s satellite constellation and seamless, curated basemaps created from the company’s geospatially accurate imagery to extract insightful information.


CU Boulder, NOAA research drones take to the skies for Flight Week

University of Colorado Boulder and NOAA atmospheric research drones will study the clouds, storms and rainfall of Colorado’s San Luis Valley beginning July 14 as part of Flight Week, hosted by the International Society for Atmospheric Research using Remotely Piloted Aircraft (ISARRA).


NASA selects Advanced Space to develop future peer-to-peer navigation system for moon

Matching grant from the State of Colorado also awarded to Advanced Space to continue development of next-generation systems for the Moon.


Ball Aerospace selected to build key instrument component for NASA's WFIRST observatory

Ball Aerospace has been chosen to develop and build the Wide Field Instrument (WFI) Optical Mechanical Assembly (WOMA) for NASA's Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST).