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Leadership Changes At Roccor And Solid Power, Two Industry-Leading Colorado-Based Startups

Chris Pearson, CEO of Roccor. Picture Credit score: Enterprise Wire January eight, 2019 – Roccor, a disruptive army and aerospace part provider within the quickly rising small satellite tv for pc market, together with Strong Energy, a developer of all solid-state rechargeable batteries for electrical autos, collectively introduced at present …

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Ball Aerospace’s Heidi Hallowell Elected AIAA Associate Fellow

January eight, 2019 – The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) has acknowledged Ball Aerospace’s Heidi Hallowell, principal programs engineer, amongst its 2019 class of Affiliate Fellows. To earn the honour, professionals should exhibit notable contributions and management in furthering the development of aerospace science and know-how. “Heidi is …

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DigitalGlobe loses WorldView-4 satellite to gyro failure

WASHINGTON — DigitalGlobe introduced Monday that its WorldView-Four satellite tv for pc has malfunctioned. In a statement, DigitalGlobe, a division of Maxar Applied sciences, stated the management second gyros on WorldView-Four, launched in November 2016, have failed, stopping the spacecraft from pointing precisely. The corporate stated that whereas efforts are …

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Tiny Satellites Could Be “Guide Stars” For Huge Next-Generation Telescopes

Within the coming a long time, large segmented area telescopes could also be launched to look even nearer in on far-out exoplanets and their atmospheres. To maintain these mega-scopes steady, MIT researchers say that small satellites can observe alongside, and act as “information stars,” by pointing a laser again at …

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China’s Chang’e-4 Farside Lander: Expect “Breakthrough Findings”

Yutu-2 rover strikes towards crater inspection.Credit score: CGTV/CNSA/CLEP China’s Chang’e-Four mission to the farside of the Moon is anticipated to supply “breakthrough findings.” Because the lander and the just lately dispatched Yutu-2 rover survey their lunar environment, essential discoveries are on faucet. “The farside of the Moon has very distinctive …

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Curiosity Mars Rover: A New Year…New Science Duties

Curiosity Entrance Hazcam Left A picture taken on Sol 2280, January four, 2019.Credit score: NASA/JPL-Caltech   Now in Sol 2081, a set of vacation science duties have been accomplished by NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover, studies Claire Newman, an Atmospheric Scientist at Aeolis Analysis in Pasadena, California. The vacation planning accomplished …

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