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Ball Aerospace Team Receives NASA Group Achievement Recognition

Image Credit: Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.

November 13, 2018 – Ball Aerospace recently received a Group Achievement Award from NASA’s Ames Research Center in California’s Silicon Valley, recognizing the company for the innovative solution that enabled the continued use of the Kepler spacecraft for the K2 science mission. Read More


U.S. Department Of Labor Approves Lockheed Martin National Standards Of Apprenticeship

Image Credit: Lockheed Martin

November 13, 2018 – Lockheed Martin today announced that the U.S. Department of Labor (DoL) has approved its proposed National Standards of Apprenticeship, establishing a common framework for the company to develop and expand registered apprenticeship programs across its U.S. facilities. These programs will include on-the-job training and classroom instruction for highly-skilled roles. Read More


Boulder County Hosting World GIS Day Event And Presentations

November 12, 2018 – Boulder County is hosting a World GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Day event on Wednesday, November 14 in Boulder. The event is free and open to the public. Read More


November 19 Is Deadline To Enter Space Foundation International Student Art Contest

November 12, 2018 – Student artists from around the world are invited to submit their original artwork depicting the theme “Where Will Your Spaceship Take You?” The contest is open to children ages 3 to 18 years and is sponsored by Austin-based Firefly Aerospace. Read More


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Maxar Technologies’ MDA To Provide Advanced Communications Subsystems For Heinrich Hertz Satellite
Source: Maxar Technologies Ltd.


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Source: Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems Inc.


3D Printing, VR, Simulated Stardust And More Heading To ISS
Source: NASA


FCC To Seek Comment On Revised Orbital Debris Guidelines
Source: SpaceNews


PGA Engine Tests The Latest Milestone For Stratolaunch
Source: NASASpaceFlight.com


Rocket Lab Delivers Seven Payloads To Orbit, Plans Next Launch In December
Source: Spaceflight Now


A 1972 Solar Storm Triggered A Vietnam War Mystery
Source: CU Boulder Today


SpaceX Fires Falcon 9 Booster On Pad 39A, Aims For Comsat Launch Thursday
Source: Spaceflight Now


Winners Announced For Aviation Week’s Annual Laureate Awards
Source: Aviation Week Network


China Developing New Launch Vehicle For Human Spaceflight, Future Moon Missions
Source: SpaceNews


Orion’s European Service Module Structural Connection Begins
Source: ESA


Engineers, Students Played Key Role In Hunt For Alien Worlds
Source: CU Boulder Today


Maxar Technologies Announces Recent Insider Purchases
Source: Maxar Technologies Ltd.


Maxar Technologies’ DigitalGlobe Completes Continent-Wide Mapping Mission For PSMA Australia
Source: Maxar Technologies Ltd.


NASA Wants Canada To Build AI-Equipped Robots For New Space Station
Source: CTV News


Navigating Without The “Surly Bonds”
Source: Aerospace America


Rocket Lab Launches First Operational Electron Mission
Source: NASASpaceFlight.com


Firefly Aerospace Announces Addition Of Deborah James To Advisory Board
Source: Firefly Aerospace Inc.