Ball Aerospace


Longmont’s Digitalglobe Gets Final Tests On Satellite

Commercial satellite company DigitalGlobe’s new, higher-resolution imaging satellite is undergoing final tests ahead of its projected August launch date, officials said Tuesday.


The Kepler Telescope was built at Ball Aerospace in Boulder (credit: Ball Aerospace)

CU Researchers Trying To Save Kepler Telescope

Researchers at the University of Colorado are trying to save a device built by Ball Aerospace in Boulder.


Orion Crew Exploration Vehicle (credit: Lockheed-Martin)

Colorado Could Be Instrumental In NASA’s Next Manned Missions

It could be 5 years, maybe more before NASA launches its next manned missions. But when they do, they could be using technology designed in Colorado.


The F-25 (credit: CBS)

Colorado Defense Contractors Hope To Build The F-35

Two Colorado defense contractors made their case Wednesday for building the next generation military fighter jet — the F-35.


A model of the Sensor Test Orion Relative Navigation Risk Mitigation (credit: CBS)

Shuttle Crew to Test ‘Docking’ System Built in Boulder

Part of the Shuttle mission for the crew of Endeavor will be testing new technology co-developed by Ball Aerospace in Boulder aimed at making spacecraft dockings easier and safer.


(credit: NASA)

Satellite Built In Colorado Fails To Make Orbit

A rocket that failed to make it into orbit on Friday is a blow to NASA and Colorado.



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