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Enterprise Success Stories

 

2004-2005 Enterprise Success Stories

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Date Posted Subject
December 30, 2008 Lockheed Martin SBIRS Team Delivers Major Subsystems for Second GEO Satellite
December 23, 2008
December 17, 2008
December 16, 2008 First Lockheed Martin SBIRS HEO System Achieves U.S. STRATCOM Certification
December 10, 2008
December 9, 2008 Endeavour to Leave California on Wednesday
December 8, 2008
December 4, 2008
December 3, 2008
December 2, 2008 XCOR Aerospace Partners with RocketShip Tours
December 1, 2008
November 24, 2008
November 17, 2008 Sea Launch Prepares for the Launch of SICRAL 1B
November 12, 2008 Interorbital Systems' Sea Star: Providing the Ride with BOOST-UP
November 10, 2008
October 27, 2008 New Missile Warning Satellite Built By Lockheed Martin Completes Rigorous Environmental Testing
October 21, 2008
October 20, 2008 Lockheed Martin Delivers Mars Science Laboratory Backshell to NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
October 13, 2008 Lockheed Martin Delivers Key Hardware for U.S. Navy's Mobile User Objective System
October 11, 2008 Sometimes Workforce Development is Rocket Science
October 9, 2008 Lockheed Martin Sensor Board for Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) Mission Launch
October 8, 2008
October 6, 2008
September 25, 2008 Commercial Remote Sensing Satellite Built by Lockheed Martin Achieves Nine Years in Service
September 24, 2008 Sea Launch Successfully Delivers Galaxy 19 to Orbit
September 23, 2008
September 22, 2008 Lockheed Martin Spacecraft to be Flown for NASA's Maven Mars Mission
September 11, 2008
September 8, 2008 Boeing Launches GeoEye-1 Earth-Imaging Satellite
August 28, 2008 U.S. Air Force/Lockheed Martin Team Achieves Major Operational Milestone on First SBIRS HEO System
August 27, 2008 Lunar Landing Hazard Detection Device Tested at NASA Dryden
August 18, 2008 Northrop Grumman Focuses on Global Monitoring Data So Better Climate Solutions Can Be Found
August 12, 2008 Lockheed Martin Achieves 12 Successful Missions in a Row for MDA's Targets and Countermeasures Prime Contract
August 6, 2008 Lockheed Martin SBIRS Team Completes On-Orbit Handover of First HEO Payload to U.S. Air Force
August 5, 2008
July 23, 2008 Lockheed Martin Team Demonstrates High Power Electric Propulsion System for TSAT Program
July 17, 2008
July 16, 2008 Sea Launch Mission Success, (PDF)
July 15, 2008 Governor Schwarzenegger Highlights Infrared Scanning Technology Helping to Fight California's Wildfires (QuickTime audio file)
July 14, 2008
July 9, 2008
July 8, 2008 Sea Launch Transitions to New Leadership
June 23, 2008 U.S. Air Force/Lockheed Martin SBIRS Team Completes On-Orbit Checkout of Second HEO Payload
June 16, 2008
June 11, 2008
June 5, 2008
June 4, 2008
June 3, 2008
June 2, 2008
May 27, 2008
May 21, 2008
May 20, 2008
May 6, 2008
May 5, 2008
April 29, 2008
April 28, 2008
April 23, 2008
April 22, 2008
April 21, 2008
April 15, 2008
April 7, 2008
March 27, 2008
March 26, 2008
March 19, 2008
March 12, 2008
March 10, 2008
March 4, 2008
February 28, 2008
February 26, 2008 COM DEV Acquires Passive Microwave Devices Product Line from L-3 Communications
February 12, 2008

Lockheed Martin-built A2100 Satellite Fleet Achieves 200 Years in Orbit

February 11, 2008 AirLaunch LLC Passes Hardware Milestone: Horizontal Test Stand Hardware Complete, Ready for Testing
January 28, 2008
January 23, 2008 Lockheed Martin-built GPS Satellites Pass 75 Year Mark of Combined On-orbit Operations
January 15, 2008 Sea Launch Delivers Thuraya-3 Satellite to Orbit
January 9, 2008 Gov. Schwarzenegger Launches Web Site Dedicated to His 2008 State of the State Address
January 3, 2008
December 26, 2007 Boeing To Build NASA's Newest Tracking and Data Relay Satellites
December 20, 2007 Lockheed Martin Receives $849M Contract for Trident II DS Missile
December 17, 2007
December 10, 2007
December 6, 2007 History Making Moon Mission Unveiled (PDF)
November 1, 2007 Sea Launch Prepares for its 25th Mission--Launch of Thuraya-3 (PDF)
October 29, 2007
October 24, 2007 NASA Remotely Piloted Plane to Help Battle California Wildfires
October 17, 2007 4th Modernized GPS Satellite Built By Lockheed Martin Launched Successfully
October 16, 2007 Space Enterprise Leader Lauded as Good Neighbor (Boeing Commits Santa Susana Field Laboratory to Open Space) (PDF)
October 15, 2007
October 10, 2007 AR Tech, Division of A&R Tarpaulins, Inc. Receives Three IFAI 2007 International Achievement Awards
October 4, 2007 Space Tourism Is A Hot Ticket: Consumer Space Travel Is Rife With Stories (PDF)
October 3, 2007 "The Wonder Of It All" Space Film Captures Fresh Moonwalker Stories (PDF, 2 pages: page 2 is the movie poster)
September 25, 2007 Lockheed Martin Awarded NASA Contract To Design and Build Solar Ultraviolet Imager for GOES-R Satellite Series
September 19, 2007 Corbin Bleu Gravitates To Helping Weightless Flights of Discovery Program (PDF)
September 4, 2007
August 30, 2007
August 28, 2007
August 23, 2007 New Gas Deflector Arrives at Sea Launch Home Port (PDF, 104 kb)
August 6, 2007
August 2, 2007 NASA Extends Space Shuttle Main Engine Contract
August 1, 2007 Lockheed Martin Completes Key End-to-End Test of Space Based Infrared System
July 30, 2007 Lockheed Martin Team Submits Proposal to Design and Build U.S. Air Force's TSAT Space Segment
July 24, 2007
July 17, 2007
July 16, 2007 Lockheed Martin-built Milstar Satellite Constellation Repositioned to Enhance Global Coverage
July 13, 2007 Wyle to Prepare Virgin Galactic's First Passengers for Maiden Spaceflight Voyage
July 11, 2007
July 10, 2007 Educator-Astronaut Morgan On Countdown To Make History
July 2, 2007 Hilton LAX Hotel Workers Send Thanks to CSA
June 28, 2007 Quintron Supports Multiple Launch Programs on Both Coasts
May 27, 2007 Lockheed Martin-Led Team Completes Integrated Baseline Review for Space Radar
June 20, 2007 Lockheed Martin TeamShifts Into Production Phase of U.S. Navy's Mobile User Objective System
June 13, 2007 BTH and CSA Video Captures California Innovation History
June 12, 2007 Sea Launch Concludes Investigation of Launch Failure (PDF, 104 kb)
June 7, 2007 Third Pair of Massive Lockheed Martin Solar Arrays to be Launched to International Space Station
May 16, 2007
May 15, 2007
May 9, 2007 Governor Schwarzenegger Issues Statement of UC Winning Contract to Operate Lawrence Livermore Laboratory
May 8, 2007 Latest Group of NASA Solar System Ambassadors Ready for Liftoff
May 7, 2007
May 3, 2007 Governor Schwarzenegger Gives Warm Greeting to Astronaut Buzz Aldrin and CSA
May 1, 2007
April 30, 2007 Congresswoman Matsui Praises Passage of Bill to Increase Pipeline of Math and Science Teachers
April 25, 2007 Top 15 Companies Win California Innovation Award
April 19, 2007
April 16, 2007
April 10, 2007 AR Tech, Division of A&R Tarpaulins, Inc. Receives AS-9100B Registration
April 3, 2007 Progress on the Sea Launch Investigation and Recovery (PDF)
March 29, 2007 DoL Lauds CSA of WIRED Grant as "Model" for Nation (PDF)
March 28, 2007 NASA Announces Aeronautics Research Opportunities
March 14, 2007
February 14, 2007 Quintron Receives Frost Sullivan Product Innvation of the Year Award
February 8, 2007 Sea Launch news: Odyssey Launch Platform en route to Home Port
January 30, 2007 Astronauts Reveal Thoughts in Journals (PDF, 232 kb)
January 18, 2007 Space Foundation Honors the California Institute of Technology with Jack Swigert Award for Space Exploration
January 9, 2007 Two of Four NASA Selectees for Mars Mission Studies from California (PDF, 124 kb)
California Proposals Valuied at $1.5M
January 8, 2007 Quintron to Exhibit at West 2007
December 12, 2006
November 28, 2006 Quintron Provides Complete Technological and Innovative Upgrade to Vandenberg AFB Range Status Alert System
November 15, 2006 Boeing Delta IV Launches Critical Military Weather Satellite
November 9, 2006 Employment Training Panel Awards Almost $9.5M to Train 7,265 California Workers (PDF)
November 7, 2006
November 1, 2006 Boehlert, Calvert Praise Hubble Decision
October 31, 2006
October 24, 2006
October 17, 2006 Sea Launch Prepares for the Launch of XM-4 (PDF)
October 12, 2006 NASA Announces New Student Competitions
September 19, 2006 Boeing Wins Thermal Protection Contract for Orion
September 13, 2006 2006-2008 K-12 Science Educator Launch Conferences (WIRED events)
September 6, 2006 OMAS Scope of Work Planning Session
September 5, 2006 Templeton Endeavour Engineering Academy Launched for 2006-2007 School Year
August 28, 2006 National Model Rocket Competition with $60,000
August 23, 2006 NASA Names New Crew Exploration Vehicle "Orion"
August 22, 2006 Sea Launch Delivers Koreasat 5 Satellite to Orbit
August 21, 2006 Successful Qualification of Full-Scale All-Composite Cryogenic Lox Tank Opens the Way to Low-cost, Responsive Launch-on-Demand (PDF, 276 kb)
August 17, 2006
August 16, 2006
August 15, 2006 SpaceDev Awarded Patent for Hybrid Propulsion Technology
August 14, 2006 Sea Launch Prepares to Launch Koreasat 5 Satellite
August 10, 2006 Test Team Breaks It's Own Record with C-17 Drop
August 9, 2006 Northrop Grumman's "Weightless Flights of Discovery"
August 7, 2006
August 1, 2006 AirLaunch July Drop Test Press Release (PDF, 44 kb)
July 19, 2006
July 18, 2006
July 17, 2006 Calvert Congratulates NASA and Crew of Discovery
July 13, 2006
June 19, 2006 SES Americom Arthur C. Clarke Challenge
June 15, 2006
June 12, 2006
June 5, 2006 NASA Announces Distribution of Constellation Work
May 25, 2006 Delta III Display Visible to Millions Each Year
May 24, 2006 Quintron's CEO Interviewed by Alexander Haig on World Business Review TV
May 22, 2006 Air Force Earns Prestigious Environmental Award
May 11, 2006 CSA Space Day held in Sacramento, May 02, 2006
May 8, 2006 California Space & Technology News Set to Premiere Via Internet and Podcast May 15
May 3, 2006 "Fast Track" Teaching Exam Set for June and August
April 24, 2006 NASA Names Pete Worden to be New Ames Research Center Director
April 18, 2006 ISCe International Reception and Roundtable
April 17, 2006 Highlights from NASA Dryden Flight Research Center April 2006
April 13, 2006
April 10, 2006 NASA Honors First Man on the Moon: Neil Armstrong
February 28, 2006 XCOR Aerospace Teams with Silicon Graphics and Metacomp for Next-Generation Space Vehicle Design
February 27, 2006
February 21, 2006 Sea Launch Delivers EchoStar X Satellite to Orbit
February 15, 2006 Successfully Contracting With the Feds, A Small Business Conference for Enterprising Entrepreneurs
February 14, 2006 Space Exploration Alliance Concludes Successful Budget Week Citizen Action Blitz (PDF, 68 kb)
February 6, 2006 Decelerator Drop tests with Oak Middle School Students (1/27/06) (PDF, 392 kb)
January 25, 2006 CSA to Present at National Strategic Planning Conference
January 24, 2006
January 16, 2006 NASA Releases Crew Exploration Vehicle Phase 2 RFP
January 12, 2006 Two CSA Members Reach Large Satellite Deal
Boeing Announces Largest Satellite Contract in Nine Years with Mobile Satellite Ventures
January 9, 2005 California Air Guard to Get Predators Unmanned Aerial Systems (PDF, 188 kb)
January 4, 2006 MSV Releases Two Papers on Hybrid Communications