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02-15-2019

NASA Selects New Mission to Explore Origins of Universe

NASA has selected a new space mission that will help astronomers understand both how our universe evolved and how common are the ingredients for life in our galaxy’s planetary systems.

02-05-2019

The Science Coalition Names Gardner a ‘Champion of Science’

Gardner Recognized for Supporting Fundamental Scientific Research Investment, Nominated for This Award by the University of Colorado Boulder.

02-01-2019

NASA Selects United Launch Alliance’s Reliable Atlas V Rocket to Launch Lucy Mission to Jupiter’s Trojan Asteroids

NASA’s Launch Services Program announced today that it selected United Launch Alliance’s (ULA’s) proven Atlas V vehicle to launch the Lucy mission, which is the first mission to Jupiter’s swarm of Trojan asteroids. This award resulted from a competitive Launch Service Task Order evaluation under the NASA Launch Services II contract.

01-24-2019

Wings Over the Rockies Announces Apollopalooza Festival

Colorado organization to host Apollo 11 anniversary celebration July 13th-20th- Denver-based Wings Over the Rockies (Wings), is proud to announce Apollopalooza, a regional celebration of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing and future of human space exploration on Saturday, July 13th through Saturday, July 20th, 2019.

12-18-2018

Dream Chaser® Spacecraft Passes Key NASA Milestone Production of Orbital Spacecraft to Begin

Sierra Nevada Corporation’s (SNC) Dream Chaser spacecraft passed a key milestone for NASA’S Commercial Resupply Services 2 (CRS-2) contract, validating design performance and clearing the way for full spacecraft production. The milestone marks completion of Integration Review 4 (IR4) demonstrating NASA’s confidence in the safety and maturity of Dream Chaser’s design.

12-05-2018

Lawmakers Recognized for Bipartisan Work in Support of Science

The University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) congratulates Senators Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) and Gary Peters (D-Mich.) for winning the 2018 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Presidential Citation for Science and Society.

11-29-2018

Lockheed Martin selected for NASA’s Commercial Lunar Lander payload services contract

Only company to build four successful Mars landers will offer commercial lunar payload deliveries.

11-16-2018

New Sierra Nevada Corporation satellite to launch

Sierra Nevada Corporation’s (SNC) new satellite, Space Test Program Satellite #5 (STPSat-5), is scheduled to launch on Spaceflight’s SSO-A SmallSat Express mission from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California on Monday, November 19, 2018, creating a new opportunity for scientific research and development for the Department of Defense (DoD).

11-16-2018

New Sierra Nevada Corporation satellite to launch (1)

Microsat to support Department of Defense experiments.

10-12-2018

United Launch Alliance set to launch AEHF-4 for U.S. Air Force

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket is in final preparations to launch the fourth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) communications satellite for the U.S. Air Force.