Aerospace

CU-Boulder atmospheric study satellite set for Sept. 15 launch in California

CU-Boulder atmospheric study satellite set for Sept. 15 launch in California

BOULDER - A beach ball-sized satellite designed and built by a team of University of Colorado Boulder students to better understand how atmospheric drag can affect satellite orbits is slated for... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday September 13, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, DANDE

Lockheed Martin Commercial Launch Services selected to launch Mexican satellite

Lockheed Martin Commercial Launch Services selected to launch Mexican satellite

DENVER - Lockheed Martin Commercial Launch Services (LMCLS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT), has been selected by the Secretaria de Communicaciones y Transportes... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday September 11, 2013 0 comments Tags: Denver, Robert Cleave

FAST Ceramics to develop new, low-energy, low-temp ceramics manufacture process

FAST Ceramics to develop new, low-energy, low-temp ceramics manufacture process

BOULDER -- FAST Ceramics and the University of Colorado have completed an exclusive option agreement to allow the company to develop a faster, energy-efficient technique for manufacturing... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday August 30, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, FAST Ceramics, John Francis, Marco Cologna, Molly Markley, Rishi Raj, sintering

Sierra Nevada's Space Act Agreement expanded with $15M more in NASA funds for Dream Chaser

Sierra Nevada's Space Act Agreement expanded with $15M more in NASA funds for Dream Chaser

SPARKS, Nev. - Sierra Nevada Corp.' s NASA Space Act Agreement (SAA) has been expanded to include two additional milestones totaling $15 million, bringing the total value of SNC's SAA to $227.5... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday August 20, 2013 0 comments Tags: Dream Chaser, Louisville, Mark Sirangelo, NASA, Sierra Nevada Corp.

NASA picks ULA's Atlas V rocket to launch OSIRIS REx asteroid exploration

NASA picks ULA's Atlas V rocket to launch OSIRIS REx asteroid exploration

DENVER - NASA announced it selected Colorado-based United Launch Alliance's Atlas V vehicle to launch the Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification Security Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday August 7, 2013 0 comments Tags: Atlas V, Denver, Jim Sponnick, NASA, OSIRIS REx