Press Releases

02/26/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 26, 2009) -- The Space Foundation has released the following statement regarding the President's FY2010 Budget Request for NASA:"The budget proposal for NASA represents a disappointingly small step in the right direction. It is far from what is needed if the U.S. is to stimulate the economy, create more high-tech jobs and hold on to its eroding leadership position in...
08/10/2008
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 11, 2008) -- U.S. Congresswoman Ellen Tauscher (CA-10) will address Strategic Space and Defense 2008 at the Congressional Keynote Luncheon, conference organizers announced today. Presented by the Space Foundation and Space News, Strategic Space and Defense 2008 is the global security conference for space and defense professionals. Featuring the foremost military,...
03/26/2008
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Mar. 26, 2008) -- The 24th National Space Symposium will see participation by several members of Congress, including Senator Wayne Allard, Congressman Mark Udall, and Congresswoman Heather Wilson.  Allard and Udall will both give featured speeches. Wilson will make remarks at a luncheon in honor of Congressional Members and Staff Delegations. All will be taking part...
06/03/2007
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jun. 4, 2007) -- In an effort to assess the impact of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) on companies in the space industry, the Space Foundation has undertaken an ITAR compliance survey designed for senior executives and program managers.  This survey, commissioned by the Space Foundation, is designed to acquire tangible information such as...
02/04/2007
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 5, 2007) -- Following today's release of the President's FY2008 Budget, Space Foundation President and Chief Executive Officer Elliot G. Pulham said, `Given the many demands upon the U.S. federal budget, most notably for war costs, entitlement programs, and homeland security, it is admirable that the administration's proposed FY2008 budget preserves a modicum of...
08/22/2006
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 23, 2006) -- The Space Foundation announced today that Col Marty Hauser, USAF, will assume the position of vice president, Washington Operations, Research and Analysis, effective Sept. 1. Hauser will lead the Space Foundation's enterprise that provides balanced and objective data and analysis for and about the civil, commercial and national security space community...
02/28/2006
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Mar. 1, 2006) -- Today the Space Foundation released an analytical publication, The Case for Space Exploration: Failure is Not an Option, in an event on Capitol Hill. United States Representatives The Honorable Ken Calvert (R-CA) and The Honorable Mark Udall (D-CO) were honorary hosts. A product of the Space Foundation’s Research & Analysis enterprise, The Case for...
02/22/2006
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 23, 2006) -- The Space Foundation announced today that Congressmen Ken Calvert, Mark Udall, and Thomas Feeney will participate at the 22nd National Space Symposium. The most senior leaders from civil, commercial, and national security space organizations attend the conference April 3-6, 2006, at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs. The Honorable Ken Calvert,...
02/05/2006
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 6, 2006) -- Space Foundation President and Chief Executive Officer Elliot G. Pulham made the following statement today in response to the release of the President's FY 2007 budget proposal for NASA: "The Vision for Space Exploration and the President's budget proposal have NASA headed in the right direction. This is the right vector, but it is time for more thrust....
01/31/2006
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 1, 2006) -- Space Foundation President and Chief Executive Officer Elliot G. Pulham issued the following statement in response to President Bush's 2006 State of the Union Address and his emphasis on encouraging United States' innovation and competitiveness: "The Space Foundation commends President Bush for highlighting the need to foster innovation and improve math...

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