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Drake State hosts inaugural International Moon Day celebration

HUNTSVILLE – Moon Village Association Group, with Lockheed Martin’s support as a founding sponsor, tapped Drake State Community and Technical College to host the...

A UAH student-built payload goes to space for first time since ’13

HUNTSVILLE -- For the first time in almost a decade, a payload created by a student-led group at the University of Alabama in Huntsville...

Teledyne Brown-made science equipment launched to space station

HUNTSVILLE -- The SpaceX International Space Station cargo resupply mission transported 19 pieces of hardware designed and manufactured by Teledyne Brown Engineering. The equipment...

NASA prepares for SLS rocket services contract

WASHINGTON -- As NASA prepares for the first integrated flight test of the Space Launch System rocket and the Orion spacecraft to the moon...

NeXolve’s sunshield technology protects Webb Space Telescope cameras

HUNTSVILLE – After its historic launch in December, the James Webb Space Telescope  completed one of the most complex deployments ever performed in space...

NASA completes test firing of future Artemis booster motor

PROMONTORY, Utah -- A recent booster motor test-firing was called a success by NASA officials. Teams from NASA’s Space Launch System program and Northrop Grumman...

UAH CanSat teams place 1-2-3 in Astronautical Society competition

HUNTSVILLE -- Three CanSat teams from the University of Alabama in Huntsville Space Hardware Club placed first, second and third in the nation in...

Tia Ferguson recalls South Pole trek to retrieve NASA experiment

HUNTSVILLE -- In 2008, Tia Ferguson ventured to a place so remote and forbidding, even veteran world travelers can be daunted by the prospect...

CFD Research awarded NASA contract for space weather forecasting

HUNTSVILLE -- Space weather and its effects can damage and even destroy spacecraft and satellites. To help counter this threat, NASA has awarded CFD...

NASA targets launch dates for Huntsville-built rocket to kickoff Artemis I mission

NASA officials on Wednesday announced three targeted launch dates for the Huntsville-assembled Space Launch System (SLS), which will mark the beginning of the agency’s...