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Space industry leaders honored at von Braun celebration

HUNTSVILLE – Several space industry leaders and academics were honored at the annual  Wernher von Braun Memorial Dinner, respectfully dubbed “The Space Prom." This year’s...

MSFC’s Building 4200 walls come tumblin’ down

HUNTSVILLE -- There was a whole lot of shaking going on Saturday morning as the Marshall Space Flight Center’s original administrative headquarters known as...

ULA doubles down in Decatur with $300M investment: ‘In Alabama to stay’

DECATUR — United Launch Alliance (ULA), which already has the world’s largest rocket plant here in Morgan County, is expanding its operations even more. ULA...

Former Marshall HQ coming down but legacy stands tall

HUNTSVILLE -- For more than six decades, NASA and the nation have relied on the  Marshall Space Flight Center to deliver its most vital propulsion...

Rep. Aderholt: Alabama a pillar of U.S. space prowess

Earlier this year, during the International Space Station Research & Development Conference, I had the great opportunity to unveil my space vision for the...

Huntsville fifth-graders have an out-of-this-world field trip

HUNTSVILLE -- The National Space Club Huntsville and Jacobs are hosting close to 300 fifth-grade students for National Space Club Day at the U.S....

ULA next-generation rocket to ‘transform’ future of space launch

DECATUR -- The 256 area code will expand into space next year with the launch of the Vulcan Centaur rocket. The next-generation rocket, powered by...

‘Watershed moment for planetary defense’: DART impact changes asteroid’s orbit

WASHINGTON -- It's not quite the drama of the movie "Armageddon," but a NASA spacecraft intentionally changed the orbit of a celestial object. Analysis of...

UAH has role in proposed gamma-ray mission

HUNTSVILLE  – A proposed space mission involving the University of Alabama in Huntsville has been selected by NASA for the second time as part...

Nuclear thermal propulsion study by UAH researcher earns international award

HUNTSVILLE – The awards just keep coming for the nuclear thermal propulsion research  at the University of Alabama in Huntsville by Saroj Kumar. Kumar is...