News Briefs

08/26/2007
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 27, 2007) -- The Space Foundation, in partnership with Space Florida, recently conducted the "Florida Space Leadership Forum" focused on the local, state, and national issues associated with the transition between the Space Shuttle and Constellation programs. The day-long event attracted a wide range of participants, including more than 100 executives,...
07/11/2007
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jul. 11, 2007) -- As part of the Space Foundation’s overall efforts to raise awareness about space, the Washington, DC office together with the Alliance for Earth Observations, organized a briefing for Congressional staff. Entitled “Benefits of Earth Observations,” the event was held on July 11 in the Rayburn House Office Building.The briefing attracted a bi-...
05/24/2007
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May. 25, 2007) -- On May 24th the Space Foundation and NDIA hosted a Congressional Space Power Caucus Breakfast in Washington, D.C.Lt Gen Henry "Trey" Obering III (USAF), Director of the Missile Defense Agency (MDA), was the featured speaker.  Lt Gen Obering gave an overview of MDA programs, touching on a variety of specific issues.Participants in today's event...
03/28/2007
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Mar. 28, 2007) -- The 23rd National Space Symposium – the space industry’s premier conference – will have a significant level of Congressional participation. Two Members of Congress with interests in the space industry will provide featured remarks, and a"Congressional Staff Roundtable" consisting of senior professional space staff will provide key insight from Capitol...
10/05/2006
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 6, 2006) -- Space Foundation President and Chief Executive Officer Elliot G. Pulham issued the following statement in response to the release today of the National Space Policy: "The Space Foundation commends the President and Administration on the formulation of a comprehensive new space policy that clearly and correctly outlines why all space activities - civil,...
05/13/2002
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May. 14, 2002) -- The Space Foundation will provide testimony later today to the Commission on the Future of the U.S. Aerospace Industry when they convene for their third public meeting in Washington, D.C. During the meeting, which is open to the public, the commissioners will hear testimony and conduct deliberations on space policy, industrial base and work force issues...

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