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01/03/2013
UPDATE: The FY 2013 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which includes language that significantly modernizes space-related provisions within the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) law, was signed into law by the President on Jan. 3, paving the way for the United States to become more competitive in the global space arena."For years, we have watched the U.S....
12/23/2012
UPDATE: The Space Foundation applauds passage of the FY 2013 National Defense Authorization Act, which includes language that significantly modernizes space-related provisions within the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) law, paving the way for the United States to become more competitive in the global space arena."For years, we have watched the U.S. lose ground against global...
12/19/2012
The Space Foundation applauds today's inclusion within the FY 2013 National Defense Authorization Act of language that significantly modernizes space-related provisions within the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) law. The Space Foundation believes these important changes can pave the way for the United States to regain lost ground and become more competitive in the global space...
12/14/2012
The media continues to talk about the Space Foundation's report, PIONEERING: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Space. Read these clips:Forbes.comAVIATION WEEKWatch posts here for additional coverage.Send your comments to [email protected] 
12/11/2012
An op-ed piece by Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Pulham has been published in SpaceNews that details the Space Foundation's recommendations for the future of NASA. The recommendations can be found in, PIONEERING: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Space, a paper released by the Space Foundation on Dec. 4.The 70-page report, distributed to policymakers, industry leaders and the media,...
12/10/2012
The Space Foundation released its PIONEERING: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Space report at a briefing event in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 4. The briefing was attended by 60 industry and government representative and reporters, including representative of multiple nations.Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Pulham gave an overview of the NASA report and fielded questions from...
12/06/2012
The Space Foundation released its PIONEERING: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Space report at a briefing event in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 4. The briefing was attended by 60 industry and government representative and reporters, including representative of multiple nations.Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Pulham gave an overview of the NASA report and fielded questions from the...
12/05/2012
Yesterday's release of PIONEERING: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Space netted quite a bit of media coverage. Read clips here:USA TODAYKSBJ-ABC, HoustonSpace PoliticsSpace.comExaminer.comFrench TribuneSpace Policy OnlineITech PressScience RecorderEquities.comSpaceref.comNASA Watch Watch this Media section for more. Download the report here.  
12/04/2012
The Space Foundation released its PIONEERING: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Space report at a briefing event in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 4.Held at the Senate Russell Building, the briefing was attended by 60 industry and government representative and reporters, including representative of multiple nations. The event featured opening remarks by Space Foundation Vice President - Washington...
11/07/2012
The Space Foundation has prepared a report that lists the results from the 2012 U.S. congressional elections for members of Congress who sit on committees with jurisdiction over space policy and/or have space-related constituencies. The lists are organized by committee, and sorted by seniority.This document identifies the outcomes of the 2012 U.S. congressional elections. Races that are still too...

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