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09-10-2018

Ball Aerospace receives exclusive license to build Geiger-mode LIDAR cameras for defense and aerospace industries

Ball Aerospace has signed an exclusive license agreement to be the sole manufacturer of the Geiger-mode avalanche photodiode (GmAPD) light detection and ranging (LIDAR) cameras for the defense and aerospace industries.

09-10-2018

Boeing HorizonX Ventures invests in BridgeSat to advance satellite communications

Investment supports faster, more reliable space-based optical connectivity.

09-10-2018

Viasat selects United Launch Alliance’s proven Atlas V rocket for commercial satellite launch

Global communications company, Viasat Inc., (Nasdaq: VSAT) announced today it selected United Launch Alliance’s (ULA’s) proven Atlas V vehicle to launch one of its ViaSat-3 satellite missions.

09-04-2018

Astronaut Scott Kelly, who spent nearly a year in space, to speak on Oct. 3

Scott Kelly, former commander of the International Space Station and U.S. Navy captain, will speak at CU Boulder’s Macky Auditorium on Oct. 3. Kelly is being hosted by the Distinguished Speakers Board, a CU Boulder student-led organization.

08-20-2018

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.

08-20-2018

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.

08-20-2018

CASIS and Teledyne Brown Engineering announce remote sensing challenge (1)

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

08-13-2018

Sierra Nevada Corporation provides hardware for mission to the sun

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe spacecraft begins record-breaking journey.

08-13-2018

United Launch Alliance successfully launches NASA’s Parker Solar Probe spacecraft

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV Heavy rocket carrying NASA’s Parker Solar Probe spacecraft lifted off from Space Launch Complex-37 on Aug. 12 at 3:31 a.m. EDT. NASA selected ULA’s Delta IV Heavy for its unique ability to deliver the necessary energy to begin the Parker Solar Probe’s journey to the sun.

08-10-2018

Sierra Nevada Corporation completes key step for NASA’s NextSTEP-2 long-duration space travel study

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) completed a NASA study for the Power and Propulsion Element (PPE), which is the first module planned to be launched for NASA’s Gateway in lunar orbit.