Press Releases

12/05/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 5, 2014) - The Space Foundation today congratulated NASA, Lockheed Martin, United Launch Alliance and the entire industry-government team involved with the successful first experimental test flight of the Orion spacecraft. The Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle (MPCV) was launched this morning aboard a Delta IV Heavy rocket from Kennedy Space Center, and after a two-...
12/01/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 1, 2014) - Thanks to a grant from Lockheed Martin, more than 600 students at 19 Title 1 schools in Colorado will be able to visit the Space Foundation's Discovery Center in Colorado Springs this school year. Title 1 schools serve high concentrations of low-income, at-risk and under-represented families, and are schools that likely would not otherwise have the...
10/08/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 8, 2014) - A grant from Lockheed Martin Corporation for an education center at the Space Foundation World Headquarters and Discovery Center in Colorado Springs will directly benefit schoolchildren and educators, especially those at schools serving large concentrations of low-income and at-risk children.Lockheed Martin, a long-time champion of future innovators in...
10/07/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 7, 2014) - Now is the best time to register for the 31st Space Symposium to take advantage of the lowest rate that will be offered for the premier space conference of 2015.The 31st Space Symposium will be held April 13-16, 2015, at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colo., USA, and the Space Foundation is offering a Super Savings rate now on standard industry...
06/24/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 24, 2014) – The Space Foundation announces its newest Certified Space Technology™ Partner, Emisshield, Inc., and has certified its core technology, originally developed by NASA.Emisshield, Inc., located in Blacksburg, Va., was founded in 1999 as Wessex and changed its name to Emisshield in 2010. As a privately-held company, Emisshield holds six patents related to...
05/03/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May 2, 2014) - The greatest change to the Space Foundation's Space Symposium for 2014 is the impressive roster of senior U.S. government speakers confirmed for the event, the greatest number in the Symposium's 30-year history.With more than 9,000 expected participants this year, the 30th Space Symposium will be held May 19-22, at five-star, five-diamond Broadmoor Hotel in...
04/29/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 29, 2014) - Top-level U.S. intelligence leaders slated for the 30th Space Symposium make this the must-attend space conference of 2014. These featured speakers and panelists from throughout the intelligence community will set the stage for participants to become informed about current space-related intelligence issues:James R. Clapper (Lieutenant General, USAF, Ret...
04/23/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 23, 2014) - For the second consecutive year, an educator in the Space Foundation's international Teacher Liaison program has been selected by the Astronauts Memorial Foundation (AMF), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Space Foundation as recipient of the Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award.Lynne F. Zielinski, a retired physics,...
04/22/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 22, 2014) - With senior government speakers continuing to confirm their participation at a record pace -- and continued commitment of government agencies to their exhibits -- the Space Symposium is shaping up to be one of the most significant in the 30 years of the event.With more than 9,000 expected participants this year, the 30th Space Symposium will be held May...
04/10/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 10, 2014) - For 2014, the Space Foundation is again offering a low rate for active duty military and government personnel who register for the 30th Space Symposium, offering the same rate as 2010 pricing.The Space Foundation's 30th Space Symposium will be held May 19-22 at The Broadmoor Hotel, in Colorado Springs, Colo., and for 2014 will include new Technical Track...

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