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OSIRIS-REx spacecraft (credit: Lockheed Martin)

Asteroid Mission Spacecraft Gets Green Light On Design In Colorado

A spacecraft being developed at Lockheed Martin in Colorado is moving forward after its project passed a major design review. The spacecraft will rendezvous with an asteroid as part of NASA’s OSIRIS-REx program.

04/10/2014

The Maven Orbiter (credit: CBS)

New NASA Mars Mission Led By CU Aims To Reveal How Mars Lost Air & Water

How did Mars lose its air, water and possible life? It’s a Martian mystery that NASA hopes to solve with a new spacecraft that was built in Colorado.

11/15/2013

Employees at Lockheed Martin (credit: CBS)

Lockheed Martin Announces Layoffs, But Jobs Will Be Added In Colorado

Lockheed Martin is cutting 4,000 jobs, about 3.5 percent of its workforce, as the defense contractor continues to look for ways to lower costs amid reduced government spending.

11/14/2013

The Maven Orbiter (credit: CBS)

Spacecraft Built In Colorado Ready To Head To Mars

The next mission to Mars is ready for launch, and the spacecraft was built in Colorado.

07/16/2013

Lori Garver at Lockheed Martin on Monday (credit: CBS)

NASA Administrator Views New Spacecraft In Colorado

NASA deputy administrator Lori Garver is coming to Colorado to view the next spacecraft to launch to Mars.

10/15/2012

Employees at Lockheed Martin (credit: CBS)

Lockheed Martin Working On New Generation Of GPS

GPS technology can have problems, including a weak signal. But CBS4′s Paul Day learned space engineers at Lockheed Martin are working on a new generation of GPS to benefit both the public and the military.

10/13/2012

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Lockheed Martin Lab Uses Techniques Pioneered By Hollywood

The scientists at Lockheed Martin are among the best in the world at designing spacecraft. Now they are tapping into techniques pioneered by Hollywood for upcoming space projects.

09/11/2012

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Lockheed Martin To Begin Final Assembly Of Mars Spacecraft

Lockheed Martin in Jefferson County is hard at work on the next mission to Mars.

09/11/2012

"Curiosity" (credit: NASA)

Several Colorado Companies Rejoice As ‘Curiosity’ Lands On Mars

There was great excitement at NASA and several Colorado companies Monday morning after off one of the most complicated space missions ever, and the one-ton Mars rover named “Curiosity” is already sending back its first pictures.

08/06/2012

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Colorado Springs Unit Gets $78M Defense Contract

A Lockheed Martin unit in Colorado Springs has been awarded a $78.2 million contract for work on a missile warning system.

04/02/2012

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