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AASC Provides Support to Sierra Nevada Corporation in the Successful Launch of the first ORBCOMM OG2 Mission Satellite Constellation
SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Launch Vehicle was successfully launched on July 14, 2014 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida carrying the ORBCOMM Generation 2 (OG2) satellites.
The Antares Launch Vehicle was successfully launched on July 13, 2014 from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in eastern Virginia, carrying the Cygnus Spacecraft on its second operational mission bound for the International Space Station. This flight is designated the Orbital-2, or Orb-2 mission.
Come Visit AASC at the CAMX Composites and Advanced Materials Expo 2014, October 14-16 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando Fl, 9800 International Dr, Orlando, Fl 32819
AASC Receives Substrate Award from SNC for NASAísn Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System - CYGNSS Program
Applied Aerospace Structures Corporation (AASC) is proud to support Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) in the manufacturing of solar array substrates for NASAís CYGNSS (Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System) program. AASC will supply SNC a quantity of 64 panels constructed of advanced M55J carbon fiber, aluminum honeycomb core and other space qualified materials in support of SNCís subcontract to Southwest Research Institute (SwRI), The prime contractor for CYGNSS.
Come Visit AASC at the Commerce of Small Satellites Show 2014, August 2-7 at the Taggart Student Center, Utah State University, 1695 North Research Park Way, North Logan, Utah 84341
Come Visit AASC at the SAMPE Tech Conference and Exhibition 2014, June 3-4 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, 800 Convention Place, Seattle, Washington 98101-2350
Come Visit AASC at the Composites Manufacturing Expo 2014, April 8-10 at the Kentucky Conference Center, 1 W Rivercenter Blvd., Covington, KY 41011
The Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Core Observatory successfully launched on February 27, 2014 at 1:37 p.m. (EST) from the Tanegashima Space Center in Japan. The GPM, built by Goddard, was launched on an H-IIA rocket provided by JAXA. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. managed the launch.
Come Visit AASC at the 30th Space Symposium 2014, May 19-22 at the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, 1 Lake Ave., Colorado Springs, Co. 80906
Come Visit AASC at the Aero Def Manufacturing Summit and Exposition 2014, February 25-27 at the Long Beach Convention Center, 300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90802
The Antares Launch Vehicle was successfully launched on January 9, 2014 from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in eastern Virginia, carrying the Cygnus Spacecraft on its first operational mission bound for the International Space Station. This flight is designated the Orbital-1, or Orb-1 mission.