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Most Powerful Atlas Launches Third MUOS

The Atlas Team started 2015 right with the successful launch of an Atlas V and its Mobile User Objective System (MUOS)-3 satellite  More »

Betting the Earth: You Want a High Probability of Success

Armed with a Ph.D. in aerospace engineering from Purdue University, Dr. William Ailor began working at The Aerospace Corporation in 1974 and spent the next 15 years conducting performance analysis studies related to spacecraft reentry and reentry breakup.  More »

Atlas V With Four Solid Motors Lights Up California Coast

An Atlas V rocket launched successfully from Vandenberg Air Force Base on Friday evening.  More »

JPL Engineer Builds on His Native American Heritage

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

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 »

V-STARS Shines at Models of Pride Youth Conference

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 »

Small Satellites Growing Into Big Business

Of all the burgeoning trends in the aerospace community, the design and manufacturing of small satellites continues to maintain a relentless momentum, pushing the once-novel technology ever further into the mainstream.  More »

Early Career Network Wraps Up First Year and Looks Ahead

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

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

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