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October 18, 2022

Exploration Generation Unveils New Rocketry-Themed Storyline Unit for Middle School Educators Nationwide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Free Instructional Materials Utilize the Excitement of Rocketry to Drive Student Engagement While Providing Equitable STEM Experiences in the Classroom October 18, 2022 – Arlington, Va.  Exploration Generation…
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October 11, 2022

2022 ASCEND Adds Preeminent Space Leaders from Government, Academia, and Industry to Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 11, 2022 – Reston, Va. – ASCEND, the world’s premier outcomes-focused, interdisciplinary space event designed to accelerate building our off-world future faster, today announced more speakers from…
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October 4, 2022

AIAA to Present Premier Lecture and Technical Excellence Award During 2022 ASCEND

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NASA’s William H. Pickering Lecture also Scheduled October 4, 2022 – Reston, Va. – The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) is pleased to announce the…
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October 3, 2022

2022 ASCEND Diverse Dozen

ASCEND is pleased to announce the 2022 Diverse Dozen. The brainchild of astrodynamicist Moriba Jah, co-founder/chief scientist at Privateer and associate professor of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at the University…
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September 21, 2022

AIAA Launches New STEM Education Initiative to Inspire Students to Consider Careers in Aerospace

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 21, 2022 – San Francisco, Ca. – The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) has announced the liftoff of Students To Launch, a new national…
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September 9, 2022

AIA, AIAA Join Space Industry Coalition to Develop Skilled Technical Workforce

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2022 – Arlington, Va. – The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) and the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) will join the new initiative to…
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September 8, 2022

AIAA, Iridium, OneWeb, SpaceX Release “Satellite Orbital Safety Best Practices” Reference Guide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Authors will discuss at ASCENDx Webinar, 15 September UPDATED September 9, 2022 – Reston, Va. – The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), along with Iridium…
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August 30, 2022

2022 ASCEND to Kick Off with NASA, The Aerospace Corporation, SpaceX, U.S. Space Force

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Broad, Bold Perspectives from Inspired Visionaries Lead the Three-Day Event in Las Vegas August 30, 2022 – Reston, Va. – ASCEND, the world’s premier outcomes-focused, interdisciplinary space…
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August 10, 2022

Robert D. Braun Awarded 2022 Yvonne C. Brill Lecture in Aerospace Engineering

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Address on “Are We Alone? Grand Challenges in Solar System Exploration” Scheduled for October 4 Robert D. Braun, Space Exploration Sector Head at Johns Hopkins University Applied…
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August 4, 2022

AIAA Statement on Blue Origin’s Successful NS-22 Mission

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Shepard launch. | Credit: Blue Origin–© UPDATED: August 8, 2022 – Reston, Va. – The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Executive Director Dan Dumbacher…
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June 17, 2022

AIAA Statement on the Apollo 1 Monument

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Apollo 1 monument as pictured at Arlington National Cemetery, Thursday, June 2, 2022. | Credit: Bill Ingalls; NASA June 17, 2022 – Reston, Va.  – The…
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June 4, 2022

AIAA Statement on Blue Origin’s Successful NS-21 Mission

Launch of Blue Origin's NS-21 Mission. | Credit: Blue Origin; YouTube; framegrab June 4, 2022 – Reston, Va. – The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Executive Director Dan…
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May 24, 2022

AIAA Statement on Successful Orbital Flight Test-2 (OFT-2) Mission

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A ULA Atlas V rocket with Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft aboard launches from Space Launch Complex 41, Thursday, 19 May 2022, at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station…
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April 19, 2022

AIAA Statement on New U.S. Position on Destructive Direct-Ascent Anti-Satellite Missile Testing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 19, 2022 – Reston, Va. – The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Executive Director Dan Dumbacher made the following statement: “We applaud the administration’s commitment…
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April 18, 2022

AIAA, Estes Industries, and NSTA Launch New Aerospace Education Initiative, Exploration Generation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Free K-12 Instructional Resources and Professional Learning Available to Educators Nationwide April 18, 2022 – Reston, Va. – The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), Estes Industries,…
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April 18, 2022

ASCENDxTexas to Focus on Accelerating the Business of Space Exploration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 18, 2022 – Reston, Va. – The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) announced the program for its collaborative event focused on growing the Texas space…
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April 8, 2022

AIAA Statement on the Axiom Mission 1 (AX-1) Launch

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, with the Crew Dragon capsule attached, lifts off with the first private crew from Launch Complex 39A Friday, April 8, 2022, at…
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March 31, 2022

AIAA Statement on Blue Origin’s Successful NS-20 Mission

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dr. George Nield, NS-20 crew member, member of the AIAA Board of Trustees, lifetime member of the Institute, and an AIAA Fellow. | Credit: Blue Origin–© March…
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March 28, 2022

Learn the Lessons from 60 Years in Space

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AIAA Offering Unique Course to Everyone in the Aerospace Industry March 28, 2022 – Reston, Va. – During the first 60 years of spaceflight, the aerospace industry…
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March 18, 2022

AIAA Statement on Successful Rollout of the Integrated Space Launch System and Orion Spacecraft

NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket with the Orion spacecraft mounted atop illuminated by spotlights atop a mobile launcher at Launch Complex 39B, Friday, March 18, 2022, after being rolled…

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