Ball Aerospace begins satellite on-orbit testing of NASA green propellant

Ball Aerospace begins satellite on-orbit testing of NASA green propellant

BOULDER -- Ball Aerospace announced it has officially commissioned NASA's Green Propellant Infusion Mission (GPIM) and begun on-orbit testing of a non-toxic, high-performance propellant. ... Read More

Monday July 8, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Ball Aerospace, Makenzie Lystrup, NASA, green propellant fuel

Ball Aerospace satellite ready for NASA Green Propellant Mission launch

Ball Aerospace satellite ready for NASA Green Propellant Mission launch

BOULDER -- A Ball Aerospace satellite used for NASA's Green Propellant Infusion Mission (GPIM) is ready for launch on board a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket, the company announced. Ball built... Read More

Monday June 24, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Ball Aerospace, NASA, Makenzie Lystrup, Christopher McLean

Ball Aerospace to build spacecraft for NASA’s SPHEREx mission

Ball Aerospace to build spacecraft for NASA’s SPHEREx mission

BOULDER -- NASA has selected Ball Aerospace to build the spacecraft for the Spectro Photometer for the History of the Universe, Epoch of Reionization and Ices Explorer (SPHEREx), a... Read More

Thursday February 21, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Ball Aerospace, NASA, SPHEREX, Makenzie Lystrup

Ball Aerospace delivers pollution monitor to NASA

Ball Aerospace delivers pollution monitor to NASA

BOULDER -- Ball Aerospace said it has delivered the Tropospheric Emissions: Monitoring of Pollution (TEMPO) spectrometer to NASA after a successful final acceptance review. Once launched,... Read More

Monday December 10, 2018 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Ball Aerospace, NASA, Makenzie Lystrup, TEMPO

Ball Aerospace wins U.S. Air Force contract for next-gen weather satellite

Ball Aerospace wins U.S. Air Force contract for next-gen weather satellite

BOULDER -- Ball Aerospace has been selected by the U.S. Air Force's Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) to deliver the next-generation operational environmental satellite system, Weather... Read More

Thursday November 30, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Ball Aerospace, Rob Strain

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

Two Ball Aerospace-built instruments headed for space station Saturday

Two Ball Aerospace-built instruments headed for space station Saturday

BOULDER -- Two Ball Aerospace -built payloads will blast off Saturday toward the International Space Station aboard a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft. Scheduled for a Feb. 18 launch from... Read More

Friday February 17, 2017 0 comments Tags: Ball Aerospace, Boulder, Jim Oschmann, ISS, SpaceX Dragon, NASA

New CU Boulder-Ball Aerospace agreement to support research collaborations, boost talent pipeline

New CU Boulder-Ball Aerospace agreement to support research collaborations, boost talent pipeline

BOULDER -- Bolstering its 60-year collaboration with Ball Aerospace , the University of Colorado-Boulder announced a new Master University Research Agreement between the two organizations. ... Read More

Wednesday January 18, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, Ball Aerospace, Terri Fiez, Michael Gazarik