Press Releases

12/15/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 15, 2014) - The Space Foundation is currently offering the lowest rate that will be available for standard industry registration for its 31st Space Symposium, to be held April 13-16, 2015, at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colo., USA. This international space conference annually attracts thousands of the world's leading space professionals.The Super Savings rate...
12/10/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 10, 2014) - The Board of Directors of the Space Foundation has unanimously selected Jean-Jacques Dordain, Director General of the European Space Agency (ESA), as the 2015 recipient of its highest honor -- the General James E. Hill Lifetime Space Achievement Award."Jean-Jacques Dordain's long, distinguished and globally recognized service in the space sector make him...
12/03/2014
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Dec. 3, 2014) - Technology originally used in space can now help you meditate with ease. TIMEZ5 Global Inc. is the newest partner in the Space Foundation Space Certification program.After five years of intensive research and development, TIMEZ5 labs made startling discoveries in the connection between rituals, spirituality and physiology. They unlocked physiological...
11/12/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Nov. 12, 2014) - After a 10-year journey, Europe's Rosetta spacecraft made history today when its lander Philae successfully attached to its destination, Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The European Space Agency (ESA) launched Rosetta aboard an Ariane 5 launch vehicle in March 2004 out of the space center in Kourou, French Guiana.While not the first spacecraft to visit a...
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...
09/16/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Sept. 16, 2014) - The Space Foundation today called NASA's selection of The Boeing Company and SpaceX to build commercial crew transportation systems for low Earth orbit "an important step forward in restoring human space flight capabilities to the United States.""By continuing to pursue a path of Orion and Space Launch System (SLS) for deep space missions and commercial...
06/20/2014
Colorado Springs, CO (June 20, 2014) - The Space Foundation today announced that the 30th Space Symposium, held May 19-22, 2014, at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, set new records for participation -- cementing the event's place as both the largest annual gathering of the space community anywhere in the world, and the largest annual citywide convention in Colorado Springs.The Space...
05/13/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May 13, 2014) — Bryan J. DeBates, Director - Education for the Space Foundation, has been named the 2014 recipient of the prestigious Frank J. Malina Astronautics Medal by the International Astronautical Federation (IAF).Established in 1986, the Frank J. Malina Astronautics Medal was first presented posthumously to Sharon Christa McAuliffe, first NASA Teacher in...
04/14/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 14, 2014) - A fact sheet issued by the Space Foundation details U.S. use of Russian-made rocket engines, addressing concerns of some policy makers and the public. This Space Foundation-created fact sheet provides such information as:which Russian rocket engines are in use within U.S. space launch programsthe heritage of the enginestechnical and performance...
04/07/2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 7, 2014) – The heads of five of the world’s space agencies will be featured speakers at this year’s 30th Space Symposium, to be held May 19-22 at the five-star, five-diamond Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo., USA.The Thursday morning panel “Space Agency Leaders” will feature:Charles F. Bolden, Jr. (Major General, USMC, Ret.), Administrator, National...

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