Sierra Nevada Space Systems chosen to build NASA climate satellite

Sierra Nevada Space Systems chosen to build NASA climate satellite

LOUISVILLE -- Sierra Nevada Corporations (SNC) Space Systems division in Louisville was selected by Exelis Geospatial Systems to develop and build the Radiation Budget Instrument (RBI) Azimuth... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday May 15, 2015 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Space , Bryan Helgesen, NASA, Exelis

Report: Denver Metro region ranks No. 1 in aerospace employment

Report: Denver Metro region ranks No. 1 in aerospace employment

METRO DENVER - The nine-county Metro Denver region ranks No. 1 in private sector aerospace employment out of the 50 largest metro areas in the nation with nearly 20,000 workers, according to... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday February 10, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Exelis, HB 1178, Lockheed Martin, Northrup Grumman, Raytheon, Sierra Nevada Corp., The Boeing Company

CU-Boulder and aerospace industry leaders to host free Mars exploration event Sept. 8 in Parker

CU-Boulder and aerospace industry leaders to host free Mars exploration event Sept. 8 in Parker

PARKER - The importance of Mars exploration and how Colorado's aerospace industry partners with university researchers to advance one of the state's leading economic sectors will be featured at... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday September 4, 2014 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Exelis, Guy Beutelschies, Jim Green, Jim Sponnick, LASP, Lockheed Martin, Mars exploration, MAVEN, NASA, Nick Schneider, Parker, Patrick Carr

DigitalGlobe launches WorldView-3 satellite to deliver smartest, most advanced Earth imagery

DigitalGlobe launches WorldView-3 satellite to deliver smartest, most advanced Earth imagery

LONGMONT - DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading provider of commercial high-resolution Earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions, announced the successful launch of WorldView-3, the... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday August 15, 2014 0 comments Tags: Atlas V, Ball Aerospace, CAVIS, DigitalGlobe, Exelis, Jeffrey R. Tarr, Longmont, United Launch

Exelis to support data analysis of SkySat-1 images with ENVI software

Exelis to support data analysis of SkySat-1 images with ENVI software

BOULDER - Exelis (NYSE: XLS) announced it will support data analysis of images from SkySat-1, the first in a planned constellation of 24 satellites from Skybox Imaging . The company said... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday December 19, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, ENVI, Exelis, Richard Cooke, Skybox Imaging, SkySat-1

Exelis receives $121.8M, five-year Navy contract to deliver systems engineering services

Exelis receives $121.8M, five-year Navy contract to deliver systems engineering services

COLORADO SPRINGS - Exelis (NYSE: XLS) today announced it has received a five-year, $121.8 million contract for end-to-end systems engineering support for Navy command, control, communications,... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday October 7, 2013 0 comments Tags: Colorado Springs, Exelis, Ken Hunzeker