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Transcript: Space4U podcast, Robert Brumley

Hello, this is Andrew de Naray with the Space Foundation, and you’re listening to the Space4U podcast. Space4U is designed to tell the stories of the people who make space exploration today more accessible to all. Our guest today is Robert Brumley. Bob is a cofounder and chairman of the CommStar space companies, to which…

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Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. Reports 2021 Second Quarter Results

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EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AJRD) (the “Company”) today reported results for the three months ended June 30, 2021. Financial Overview Three months ended June 30, Six Months ended June 30, 2021 2020 2021 2020 (In millions, except percentage and per share amounts) Net sales $ 556.9 $…

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Sierra Space Secures Senior Aerospace Exec Tom Vice as CEO

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Joins Team of Experienced Business Executives, Talented Engineers, and Accomplished Astronauts LOUISVILLE, Colo., July 19, 2021 – Sierra Space, the new commercial space subsidiary of global aerospace and national security leader Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), has named senior aerospace executive Tom Vice as the company’s Chief Executive Officer. Tom Vice joins Sierra Space following an extensive career in…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Hudson Puhek

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These Volunteer Spotlight articles profile some of the interesting and dedicated people who make Space Foundation programs possible. We could not do the work that we do without the generous and tireless support of our volunteers. This week, we are featuring Space Foundation Discovery Center volunteer Hudson Puhek. Hudson is 16 years old and has…

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Space4U Podcast: Daniel Lockney – NASA Technology Transfer Program

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In this episode: We meet Daniel Lockney, the Technology Transfer Program executive at NASA Headquarters in Washington, D.C. NASA has a long history of finding new and innovative uses for its space and aeronautical technologies, and Lockney is the agency’s leading authority on those technologies and their practical applications on Earth. Daniel is responsible for…

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Global Space Economy Rose to $447B in 2020, Continuing Five-Year Growth

Space Foundation Releases ‘The Space Report 2021 Q2’ Detailing Growth of 4.4% Over 2019 Revised Total — 55% Higher Than a Decade Ago Commercial space grew 6.6% in 2020, representing nearly 80% of space economy US, China and ESA remain top three investors in global space economy US military space spending increased 6.1% in 2020,…

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SNC Delivers Fully Integrated EMARSS Aircraft to U.S. Army

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Mission Enhancement Kit Enhances Fleet Capabilities SPARKS, Nev., July 15, 2021 – Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), the global aerospace and national security company owned by Eren and Fatih Ozmen, recently delivered its seventh fully integrated Mission Enhancement Kit (MEK) aircraft to the U.S. Army, adding enhanced capabilities to the Army’s Enhanced Medium Altitude Reconnaissance and Surveillance System…

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Transcript: Space4U podcast, Daniel Lockney

Hello, I am Carah Barbarick with Space Foundation and you’re listening to the Space4U podcast. Space4U is designed to tell the stories of the people who make space exploration today more accessible to all. Today we are joined by Daniel Lockney. Daniel Lockney is the Technology Transfer Program executive at NASA headquarters in Washington, D.C.,…

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U.S. Army Acquires Service-Wide License of SNC TRAX® Software to Enable Network Interoperability

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Southern Pines, NC (July 07, 2021) – Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), the global aerospace and national security company owned by Eren and Fatih Ozmen, was awarded a contract by the U.S. Army for an unlimited distribution of the SNC Tactical Radio Application eXtension (TRAX) software to deliver effective interoperability across disparate communications systems, networks and domains.…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Rebekah Shepherd

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These Volunteer Spotlight articles profile some of the interesting and dedicated people who make Space Foundation programs possible. We could not do the work that we do without the generous and tireless support of our volunteers. This week, we are featuring Space Foundation Discovery Center volunteer Rebekah Shepherd. Rebekah is currently an engineering student at the…

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