Press Releases

03/28/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 28, 2013) - A new sign of spring locally is the sight of the National Space Symposium Exhibit Pavilion being erected at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo. The Pavilion is up and ready to display the latest in space technology, products and services from around the world.The Space Foundation's 29th National Space Symposium will be held April 8-11 at The...
03/12/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 12, 2013) - One of the main reasons to attend the Space Foundation's 29th National Space Symposium is the dynamic Lockheed Martin Exhibit Center and Lockheed Martin Exhibit Center Pavilion, featuring the latest in space technology, products and services and the greatest number of international exhibits in Space Symposium history.More than 160 space-related companies...
03/11/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 11, 2013) - The 36 winners of the 2013 Space Foundation International Student Art Contest are the most globally diverse group in the contest's history. Young artists from 12 countries were selected for the top slots from among more than 4,700 entries representing 45 countries, including 38 U.S. states and territories - the largest response since the contest began...
03/06/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 6, 2013) - The Space Foundation is offering one last discount through March 15 for its 29th National Space Symposium, to be held April 8-11 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo.Register now and save up to $200 on standard industry registration, at www.NationalSpaceSymposium.org/register.Dynamic SpeakersWidely known as the premier space policy and program...
02/07/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 7, 2013) - The Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) is accepting applications until Feb. 26 to attend the Space Generation Fusion Forum 2013, a U.S. space event for select university students and young professionals from around the world.The Fusion Forum will take place April 7 and 8 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo., and will be held in...
12/21/2012
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 21, 2012) - The Space Foundation, an independent non-profit space advocacy organization, applauds yesterday's House of Representatives passage of the FY 2013 National Defense Authorization Act, which includes language that significantly modernizes space-related language provisions within the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) law, paving the way for the...
10/03/2012
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 3, 2012) – Beginning on Oct. 9, the Space Foundation Visitors Center will be open to the public every Tuesday and Thursday and the first Saturday of each month from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. To celebrate the first public day, former NASA astronaut and Space Foundation Special Advisor - Human Spaceflight Dr. Leroy Chiao will be at the Visitors Center signing autographs...
08/25/2012
The Space Foundation mourns the death of astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first human to walk on the Moon. Armstrong died on Aug. 25 at the age of 82 following complications from heart-bypass surgery he underwent earlier this month, his family said in a statement."Neil Armstrong was a humble, soft-spoken hero who never forgot that it was the will of the nation and the tireless work of...
02/13/2012
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 13, 2012) -- The Space Foundation has chosen Junichiro Kawaguchi, Ph.D., Senior Fellow at Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), who was program director, Lunar & Planetary Exploration Program Group for JAXA, to receive the 2012 Space Achievement Award.The Space Foundation bestows this honor annually in recognition of extraordinary accomplishments in space....
12/12/2011
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 12, 2011) -- One of the most treasured keepsakes from the Space Foundation's annual National Space Symposium is the commemorative space art poster, co-sponsored in 2012 by International Space University (ISU).The poster will be distributed to Symposium attendees from the Space Foundation booth at the Ball Aerospace Exhibit Center. The poster art for the 28th...

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