News articles for Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.:
Friday, December 6, 2013
Ball Aerospace Demonstrates Ultra-Lightweight Telescope Technologies for DARPA's MOIRE Program
BOULDER, Colo., Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has demonstrated unprecedented telescope technologies using ultra-lightweight polymer membrane optics.
Ball is incrementally demonstrating technology needed to deploy a large, 20-meter-diameter, lightweight space-based telescope in geosynchronous orbit as part ... read more
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Ball Aerospace Completes Primary Structure for JPSS-1
BOULDER, Colo., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has achieved a pivotal milestone for assuring continuity of the nation's future weather and storm forecasting by completing the primary bus structure of the first satellite in the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS-1). JPSS-1 is the follow-on in ... read more
Monday, November 25, 2013
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Ball Aerospace Green Propellant Mission to Test New Thermal Insulation
BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA's Green Propellant Infusion Mission (GPIM) has been selected to test an advanced form of thermal insulation, called integrated multi-layer insulation (IMLI) that could become standard on future satellites and cryogenic subsystems. Validating this new insulation in space will ... read more
Monday, October 14, 2013
Ball Aerospace Taps Kaufman to Lead National Defense
BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has selected Dave Kaufman to lead its National Defense strategic business unit. As vice president and general manager, Kaufman's responsibilities include acquisition and execution of space hardware programs for Ball's defense and intelligence-related customers.
(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131014/LA96633 ... read more
Friday, September 6, 2013
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Saturday, July 27, 2013
Thursday, July 18, 2013
Ball Aerospace Delivers One-of-a-Kind Cryogenic Electronics for NASA's James Webb Space Telescope
BOULDER, Colo., July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. cryogenic flight electronic boxes recently shipped to NASA Goddard Space Flight Center and Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems for the James Webb Space Telescope are unlike any previously designed and manufactured.
"Nothing was typical about this innovative ... read more