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Photo Gallery: 4/20 At Civic Center Park

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The Atlas V (credit: ULA)

New Agreement Good News For Colorado-Based Space Industry Jobs

Replacing the shuttle and its crew with a commercial vehicle took another step forward on Monday that could mean a great deal Colorado-based space industry jobs.

07/18/2011

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.

07/09/2011

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.

07/02/2011

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Lockheed Martin’s Space Business To Cut 1,200 Jobs

Aerospace and defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp. plans to cut 1,200 employees in its space systems equipment division.

06/14/2011

Orion Crew Exploration Vehicle (credit: Lockheed-Martin)

Shuttle Tests Navigation System For Orion Capsule

Lockheed Martin says the space shuttle Endeavor crew has conducted a test for the navigation system of the Orion space capsule, which is being designed at the company’s Denver-area sites.

05/31/2011

Orion Crew Exploration Vehicle (credit: Lockheed-Martin)

New Role For Moon Capsule Good News For Colorado Jobs

NASA’s announcement of a new role and name for the Orion space capsule was welcome news in Colorado on Tuesday, where about 750 Lockheed Martin employees, subcontractors and suppliers are working on the project.

05/25/2011

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.

05/16/2011

An image from the launch (credit: CBS)

Successful Launch Of Satellite From Colorado

It was a successful launch Saturday of a rocket carrying a high-tech satellite built by Lockheed Martin.

05/08/2011

Juno being loaded onto a C-17 (credit: CBS)

Exclusive: Colorado Built Spacecraft Bound To Jupiter

CBS4 was the only Denver TV station to ride along earlier this month when a made-in-Colorado spacecraft was delivered to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

04/30/2011

NASA animation showing the spacecraft Stardust. (credit: NASA)

Comet-Hunting Spacecraft Shuts Down After 12 Years

NASA has ordered its comet-hunting Stardust probe to burn its remaining fuel, setting off a series of events that will shut down the spacecraft after a 12-year career.

03/24/2011

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