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Sierra Space and Space Tango to Revolutionize Manufacturing for New Low-Earth Orbit Economy and Create Space Business Opportunities

Sierra Space and Space Tango are joining forces to make manufacturing more accessible and available in space, opening up new market opportunities in low-Earth orbit (LEO). The new space economy will include partners from several sectors, including technology, materials and biomedical industries. This key work can help humanity and the medical field on Earth by opening more opportunities for scientific and technical breakthroughs.


New effort to bolster Colorado’s national security and aerospace workforce

The University of Colorado Boulder has received a $2 million gift from The Anschutz Foundation to support the university’s diverse research in aerospace and national defense—from tracking and protecting satellites in orbit to improving the security of mobile devices.


Johns Hopkins APL Opens Field Office in Bustling Aerospace Hub

Located in the state with the nation’s second-largest aerospace industry, the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory’s (APL) newest field office in Colorado Springs, Colorado, opened its doors this summer.


Los Alamos National Lab and UP Aerospace partner on suborbital flight experiment

Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) and UP Aerospace partnered for a launch from Spaceport America on August 11.


Ball Aerospace Selected for Two Landsat Next Studies

Ball Aerospace was selected by NASA for two Landsat Next architecture studies: Landsat Next Instrument Study – Constellation Satellite Concept and Landsat Next Instrument – Single Satellite Concept.


Ball Aerospace Ships Pollution Monitoring Instrument to Spacecraft Manufacturer for Integration

Ball Aerospace shipped NASA’s Tropospheric Emission: Monitoring of Pollution (TEMPO) spectrometer, an air quality monitoring instrument, to the spacecraft manufacturer for integration.


New Tactical ISR Satellites Provide Global, Persistent Support For Warfighters

Lockheed Martin is addressing the accelerating demand for space-enabled warfighting capabilities with a new line of rapid, integrated and affordable tactical Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) satellites.


Shielding spacecraft focus of new $15 million NASA project

Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder are leading a new $15 million, multi-partner institute with NASA over the next five years to improve entry, descent and landing technologies for exploring other planets.


Ozmens’ SNC Announces Details for Commercial Space Station and LEO Commercialization

Crewed Dream Chaser® Spaceplane to Shuttle Private Astronauts


Ozmens’ SNC Wins NASA Contract to Power Moon Rover

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), the global aerospace and national security company owned by Eren and Fatih Ozmen, was awarded a contract for a program supporting NASA’s water-hunting robot mission to the moon.