Aerospace

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

Sierra Nevada’s Dream Chaser passes crucial test

Sierra Nevada’s Dream Chaser passes crucial test

LOUISVILLE -- Sierra Nevada Corporations (SNC) Dream Chaser engineering test vehicle passed a successful Captive Carry test at NASAs Armstrong Flight Research Center on Aug. 30 as part of the... Read More

Thursday August 31, 2017 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Dream Chaser, Lee Archambault, Steve Lindsey

Lockheed Martin, CU Boulder expand research collaboration partnership

Lockheed Martin, CU Boulder expand research collaboration partnership

BOULDER -- Building on a $3 million partnership announced in 2016 to establish new academic programs focused on radio frequency (RF) systems, Lockheed Martin and CU Boulder announced a follow-on... Read More

Wednesday August 30, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Lockheed Martin, Keoki Jackson, Philip DiStefano, Kathryn Tobey, Bobby Braun

Suborbital space researchers conference set for Dec. 18-20 at Broomfield Interlocken

Suborbital space researchers conference set for Dec. 18-20 at Broomfield Interlocken

BROOMFIELD -- As a new generation of suborbital space vehicles prepares to come online for space research, education and space tourism over the next two years, the 2017 Next-generation... Read More

Thursday August 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Broomfield, Next-generation Suborbital Researchers Conference, Southwest Research Institute, Dr. Alan Stern, NASA, Commercial Spaceflight Federation