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Announcement of 2014 NASA Space Tech Graduate Research Fellowships App!

Posted by on Oct 29, 2013 in Deadlines, Featured, Uncategorized | 0 comments

NSTRF14 Flier The NASA Space Technology Mission Directorate seeks to sponsor graduate research students pursuing or planning to pursue master’s and doctoral degrees relevant to space technology disciplines. The fellowship starts in fall 2014 and may include funding up to $68,000 per year. Student applications are due on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 6:00PM.   For more information, please review the attached flier. Details of the opportunity and application are available via the NASA Solicitation and Proposal Integrated Review and Evaluation System (NSPIRES) and accessible by clicking on the following web link:{BD3F49F4-611F-D9EC-1B84-16F4D7551609}&path=init .   Tyra Wheeler-Zubia NASA University Research Centers Project Associate for Evaluations and Communications AERO Institute Aerospace, Education, Research, and Operations A NASA Dryden Flight Research Center Partner 38256 Sierra Highway, Suite A Palmdale, CA 93550 Phone: 661-276-7049 Fax: 661-265-9548 Email:

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Photos from our 2013 Career & Grants Expo are posted!

Posted by on Oct 8, 2013 in 2013, Events, Expositions, News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Please check out the pictures taken at our 2013 Career & Grants Expo at the Pratt  & Whitney Hangar! You won’t need a Facebook account to view them, but if you have one please like our page while you’re there!  ...

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Call for Payloads on the September 2014 HASP Flight!

Posted by on Oct 8, 2013 in Deadlines, News | 0 comments

The Call for Payloads (CFP) for the September 2014 flight of the High Altitude Student Platform (HASP) has been made! The following is a message from Greg Guzik, the assistant director of the LASGC: _____________________________________________________________________________________________ HASP can support up to 12 student payloads (providing power, telemetry and commanding) during a flight to an altitude of 122,000 feet for up to 20 hours.  The NASA Balloon Program Office and Louisiana Space Consortium anticipate flying HASP at least through 2014.  There is no cost for launch and flight operations.  Student teams will need to raise their own funds to support the development of their payload and, if necessary, for travel to Palestine, TX for HASP integration and Ft. Sumner, NM for flight operations. Details about previous HASP flights and the student payloads flown can be found on the “Flight Information” page...

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Connecticut Corsair 2014 Internship Postings!

Posted by on Oct 3, 2013 in Deadlines, News | 0 comments

Here are the newest postings about 2014 internships at Connecticut Corsair. F4U Corsair Flight Simulator Project: Connecticut Corsair Internship 1 F4U Corsair Flight Control Engineering Project: Connecticut Corsair Internship 2...

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Center for Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) and NASA Cygnus Showcase

Posted by on Oct 1, 2013 in News | 0 comments

The following article is from the SSEP website: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2013 First CASIS-Funded Payloads Berthed to the International Space Station FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL. (September 30, 2013) – The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS), the nonprofit organization managing research onboard the International Space Station (ISS) U.S. National Laboratory, congratulates Orbital Sciences on a successful launch of the Antares rocket and today, on the berthing of the Cygnus cargo vehicle to the International Space Station. Orbital’s successful mission also represents a milestone for CASIS: The first-ever CASIS-funded payloads have now arrived at the ISS. Orbital’s Cygnus cargo capsule berthed with the station Sunday morning. In addition to fostering science and commercial payloads, CASIS is responsible for developing partnerships with organizations such as the Student Spaceflight Experiments Program (SSEP), designed to bring young...

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Pictures from the 2013 Helicopter & UAV Workshop!

Posted by on Oct 1, 2013 in 2013, Helicopter Workshop | 0 comments

Check out the pictures from the 2013 Helicopter & UAV Workshop on Facebook! **You can still view the photos even if you don’t have a Facebook profile.  ...

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