Aerospace

MAVEN Mars mission led by CU-Boulder successfully launches 10-month space flight

MAVEN Mars mission led by CU-Boulder successfully launches 10-month space flight

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A $671 million NASA mission led by the University of Colorado Boulder successfully lifted off from Cape Canaveral Monday on a 10-month flight to Mars. Known as the Mars... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday November 19, 2013 0 comments Tags: Bruce Jakosky, Centennial, Mars mission, MAVEN, NASA

MAVEN's Nov. 18 launch details released by NASA

MAVEN's Nov. 18 launch details released by NASA

WASHINGTON, D.C. - NASA's next Mars-bound spacecraft, the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) , is set to launch aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V 401 rocket on Monday, Nov. 18. ... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday November 11, 2013 0 comments Tags: Lockheed Martin, MAVEN, NASA, NASA TV

NASA selects two Colorado-based research teams for nine-member SSERVI virtual institute

NASA selects two Colorado-based research teams for nine-member SSERVI virtual institute

WASHINGTON, D.C. - NASA today announced it has selected nine research teams from seven states - including two from Boulder - for a new institute that will bring researchers together in a... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday November 6, 2013 0 comments Tags: Jim Green, Mihaly Horanyi, NASA, SSERVI, William Bottke

MAVEN Mars mission led by CU-Boulder prepares for Nov. 18 launch at Cape Canaveral in Florida

MAVEN Mars mission led by CU-Boulder prepares for Nov. 18 launch at Cape Canaveral in Florida

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - The Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission led by the University of Colorado Boulder is now undergoing final preparations for a scheduled Nov. 18 launch... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday October 29, 2013 0 comments Tags: Bruce Jakosky, John Grunsfeld, MAVEN

FreeWave Technologies to host unmanned vehicle education event in Boulder Tuesday

FreeWave Technologies to host unmanned vehicle education event in Boulder Tuesday

BOULDER - FreeWave Technologies , a leader in industrial-grade, secure M2M wireless networking solutions, will host an unmanned systems event at its Boulder headquarters on Tuesday to promote... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday October 28, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Steve Cass

Lockheed Martin powers on avionics and electronics of GOES-R weather satellite

Lockheed Martin powers on avionics and electronics of GOES-R weather satellite

DENVER - Lockheed Martin announced it has powered on the system module of the GOES-R satellite for the first time. The Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-R series is NOAA's next... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday October 9, 2013 0 comments Tags: Denver, GOES-R satellite, Lockheed Martin, Paula Hartley

MAVEN Mars spacecraft granted government shutdown exception to launch in November

MAVEN Mars spacecraft granted government shutdown exception to launch in November

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. --NASA granted an emergency exception Thursday to MAVEN, a Mars-bound spacecraft built in Colorado, after the ongoing federal government shutdown threatened to miss its... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday October 4, 2013 0 comments Tags: Bruce Jakosky, MAVEN, NASA