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09-29-2017

Sierra Nevada Corporation announces expansion of German Aerospace Center partnership

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced the execution of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today, expanding its relationship with the German Aerospace Center (DLR) for further collaboration on space initiatives.

09-28-2017

Lockheed Martin reveals new details to its Mars Base Camp vision

Mars Base Camp is a vision of how to send humans to Mars in about a decade.

09-23-2017

United Launch Alliance successfully launches NROL-42 mission for the National Reconnaissance Office

This is ULA’s sixth launch in 2017 and the 121st successful launch since the company was formed.

09-21-2017

Ball Aerospace completes spectrometer testing and verification on NASA's TEMPO program

The Tropospheric Emissions: Monitoring of Pollution (TEMPO) instrument, designed and built by Ball Aerospace for NASA, has completed spectrometer testing and verification.

09-21-2017

Catalyst Campus to launch a national, residential technology accelerator in Colorado Springs

Catalyst Accelerator seeks innovative commercial technologies for the inaugural cohort to provide improved global weather data and products to support the warfighter.

09-12-2017

U.S. Air Force awards Lockheed Martin GPS M-Code Early Use (MCEU) ground system upgrade contract

MCEU will accelerate deployment of modernized GPS signals to warfighters.

09-12-2017

CU Boulder study shows bacteria shapeshift in space, upping their resilience

Bacterial cells treated with a common antibiotic in the near-weightlessness of the International Space Station (ISS) responded with some clever shapeshifting that likely helped them survive, findings with implications for both astronauts and people on Earth.

09-06-2017

EchoStar III satellite recovered and retired

EchoStar and Lockheed Martin teams safely relocate satellite to graveyard orbit.

09-05-2017

Ball Aerospace delivers the JPSS-1 weather satellite to launch site

NOAA's next generation weather satellite prepares for launch.