Aerospace

CU breaks ground on new $82.5M aerospace engineering building

CU breaks ground on new $82.5M aerospace engineering building

BOULDER -- The University of Colorado Boulder broke ground on a new $82.5 million aerospace engineering building complete with an indoor flight environment for unmanned aircraft that will ensure... Read More

Friday October 27, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Ann & H.J. Smead, Philip DiStefano, Jay Lindell, Bobby Braun, Kathryn Tobey, Michael Byram

 Industry vet Tom Bowen joins Bye Aerospace as company's chief engineer

Industry vet Tom Bowen joins Bye Aerospace as company's chief engineer

DENVER -- Bye Aerospace announced Tom Bowen has joined the company as chief engineer and will support the companys Sun Flyer and StratoAirNet projects as a business partner. Bye said Bowen... Read More

Tuesday October 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Bye Aerospace, Tom Bowen, George Bye

Sierra Nevada’s Dream Chaser wins Popular Science aerospace award

Sierra Nevada’s Dream Chaser wins Popular Science aerospace award

SPARKS, Nev. -- Popular Science magazine has selected Sierra Nevada Corporations (SNC) Dream Chaser spacecraft for the 2017 Best of Whats New award. We're certainly proud to be recognized... Read More

Friday October 20, 2017 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Dream Chaser, Eren Ozmen

USAF declares first Lockheed Martin GPSIII satellite launch ready

USAF declares first Lockheed Martin GPSIII satellite launch ready

DENVER -- Ushering in a new era of advanced Global Positioning System (GPS) technology, the U.S. Air Force declared the first Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-built GPS III satellite Available for... Read More

Wednesday October 11, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Lockheed Martin, GPS III, Mark Stewart

Sierra Nevada signs memo of understanding with Canadian Space Agency

Sierra Nevada signs memo of understanding with Canadian Space Agency

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced it signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to explore possibilities of using the Dream Chaser ... Read More

Wednesday October 4, 2017 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Dream Chaser, Mark Sirangelo, NASA, Canadian Space Agency

Ball Aerospace completes spectrometer testing for NASA’s TEMPO program

Ball Aerospace completes spectrometer testing for NASA’s TEMPO program

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

Thursday September 21, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, NASA, TEMPO, Ball Aerospace, Kelly Chance, Jim Oschmann

CU Boulder scientists ready for Cassini mission to Saturn Sept. 15 grand finale

CU Boulder scientists ready for Cassini mission to Saturn Sept. 15 grand finale

BOULDER -- University of Colorado Boulder Professor Larry Esposito has been eying the fabulous rings of Saturn for much of his career, beginning as a team scientist on NASAs Pioneer 11 mission... Read More

Thursday September 14, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Larry Esposito, Cassini spacecraft, LASP

XTI resumes crowdfund investment on StartEngine platform for TriFan 600

XTI resumes crowdfund investment on StartEngine platform for TriFan 600

DENVER -- XTI Aircraft Company announced that, after a pause in August, it is again accepting investments on the StartEngine equity crowdfunding site, www.startengine.com/startup/xti. Were... Read More

Wednesday September 6, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, XTI Aircraft, Robert LaBelle, TriFan 600, StartEngine