Aerospace Highlights

JPL Engineer Builds on His Native American Heritage

Posted November 24, 2014

Aaron Yazzie, payload and spacecraft mechanical engineer at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, shared his experiences working on the Curiosity rover and the InSight lander, the next mission scheduled to go to Mars, with attendees at a luncheon held in observance of National Native-American Heritage Month.  More »

St. Bernard STEM Summit a Success

Posted November 19, 2014

Six Aerospace mentors and 34 St. Bernard High School students partnered to help more than 70 middle school students put together engineering projects at St. Bernard’s campus in Playa Del Rey.  More »

Space Leaders Discuss How Innovation Drives Mission Success

Posted November 13, 2014

CHANTILLY, Va. (Nov. 13, 2014) – Innovation and managing risk across the supply chain led the discussion among top space leaders as they focused on achieving mission success in a resource-constrained environment during the seventh annual U.S. Space Mission Assurance Summit held at The Aerospace Corporation on Nov. 12–13. The theme “Managing Risk Across the […]  More »

V-STARS Shines at Models of Pride Youth Conference

Posted November 12, 2014

The revamped Virtual Spacelift Telemetry Acquisition and Reporting System (V-STARS) lab made its debut at the one-day “Models of Pride” youth conference as part of Aerospace’s commitment to STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) and diversity.  More »

Early Career Network Wraps Up First Year and Looks Ahead

Posted November 04, 2014

The mission of the ECDN was to take employees early in their careers and give them a strong network, infuse them with a deeper knowledge of the company, and help them develop their career.  More »

Spreading the Word that Mentoring Matters

With four generations currently working at Aerospace, the corporation is in a unique position to nurture a mentoring culture in which information and experiences are shared across generational and professional lines.  More »

Launch Success for GPS IIF-8

Posted October 30, 2014

Spewing smoke and emitting a fiery flash, an Atlas V launch vehicle powered the latest GPS satellite to orbit on Wednesday, Oct. 29.  More »

BBC Crew Interviews Engineer and Scientist at Aerospace

Posted October 17, 2014

A video crew from the BBC spent Tuesday, Oct. 14, at the El Segundo campus of The Aerospace Corporation interviewing a scientist and an engineer for an upcoming documentary.  More »

Employees Pledge Contributions to Assist Diverse Pool of Charities

Posted October 05, 2014

Aerospace is once again offering employees the opportunity to select from more than 700 organizations to contribute to during the America’s Charities Employee Giving Campaign  More »

Not Much Dancing, But Cell Phone Flash Mob Produces Useful Data

Posted October 01, 2014

It was billed as a “cell phone flash mob” and resulted in a sight perhaps never before seen on the grounds of The Aerospace Corporation.  More »

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