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Space Foundation Releases The Space Report 2022 Q2 Showing Growth of Global Space Economy

By Space Foundation Editorial Team | July 27, 2022
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Global space economy hit $469B in 2021 Commercial space sector saw 6.4% revenue growth since 2020 1,022 spacecraft placed in orbit during the first six months of 2022 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — July 27, 2022 — Space Foundation, a nonprofit advocate organization founded in 1983 for the global space ecosystem, today released The Space Report 2022…

Space Foundation Accepting Applications for International Teacher Liaison Program

By Space Foundation Editorial Team | July 25, 2022
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Teacher Liaisons at 37th Space Symposium

Application deadline is Sept. 30, 2022 Program has over 320 teachers from 18 different countries Selectees will take part in the 38th Space Symposium in April 2023 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — July 25, 2022 — Space Foundation, a nonprofit advocate organization founded in 1983 for the global space ecosystem, today announced that it is accepting…

Statement by CEO on Newly Released James Webb Space Telescope Images

By Space Foundation Editorial Team | July 12, 2022
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — July 12, 2022 — Space Foundation CEO Tom Zelibor issued the following statement upon reviewing the released images of the James Webb Space Telescope: “What the global James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) team revealed to us with the release of these first images has opened an entirely new chapter of knowledge…

Space Foundation Announces Interview with NASA’s Dr. Thomas Zurbuchen

By Space Foundation Editorial Team | July 6, 2022
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — July 6, 2022 — Space Foundation, a nonprofit advocate organization founded in 1983 for the global space ecosystem, today announced an exclusive interview with Dr. Thomas Zurbuchen, NASA’s Associate Administrator for the Science Mission Directorate. The event, to be held on Instagram, will present a discussion about the upcoming release of…

Space Foundation Accepting Nominations for Space Technology Hall of Fame 2023 Induction Class

By Space Foundation Editorial Team | June 8, 2022
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Space Tech Hall of Fame

Honors space technologies that improve life on Earth Nominations accepted online through Aug. 31, 2022 Inductions to be celebrated at 38th Space Symposium in April 2023 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — June 8, 2022 — Space Foundation, a nonprofit advocate organization founded in 1983 for the global space ecosystem, today announced nominations are now open for…

Space Foundation Announces Upcoming Symposium 365 Virtual Programming

By Space Foundation Editorial Team | June 6, 2022
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — June 6, 2022 — Space Foundation, a nonprofit advocate organization founded in 1983, today announced upcoming virtual programs and speakers to be hosted on Symposium 365, the premier source for media and events in the global space ecosystem, offering authoritative news and information and venues for networking and conducting business. All events…

Space Foundation Announces Partnership with Angels of America’s Fallen

By Space Foundation Editorial Team | May 26, 2022
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Space Foundation Announces Partnership with Angels of America’s Fallen COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – May 26, 2022 – Space Foundation, a nonprofit advocate organization founded in 1983 for the global space ecosystem, today announced that they are partnering with Angels of America’s Fallen, a nonprofit organization that provides services to children who have lost a parent…

Space Foundation Announces CEO Extension and 2023 Retirement

By Space Foundation Editorial Team | May 12, 2022
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — May 12, 2022 — Space Foundation, a nonprofit advocate organization founded in 1983, today announced that Chief Executive Officer Tom Zelibor has signed a contract extension to continue his leadership of the organization and will retire in the late Spring of 2023 following the conclusion of the 38th Annual Space Symposium.…

Space Foundation Partners with Raytheon Intelligence & Space to Expand STEM Programs

By Space Foundation Editorial Team | April 21, 2022
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — April 21, 2022 — Space Foundation, a nonprofit advocate organization founded in 1983 for the global space ecosystem, today announced a new partnership with Raytheon Intelligence & Space, a Raytheon Technologies business, to embolden the next generation of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) leaders in Colorado. Utilizing a $50,000 grant…

Space Foundation Announces New Members to its Board of Directors

By Space Foundation Editorial Team | April 20, 2022
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — April 20, 2022 — Space Foundation, a nonprofit advocate organization founded in 1983 for the global space ecosystem, today announced the addition of five new members to its board of directors. The new board members include: John Hyten, USAF (Ret.), former Vice Chairman, U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Jeff Ashby, former…