Category Archive for: "Announcements"
In Announcements, Internships Posted

Altius Participating in the Brooke Owens Fellowship Program

We’re pleased to announce that Altius Space Machines has volunteered as a Host Institution for the Brooke Owens Fellowship Program, with internships through this program starting in the summer of 2017. The Brooke Owens Fellowship Program is a highly competitive, paid internship and mentorship program designed to honor the memory of beloved space industry pioneer […]
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In Announcements, Extensible Booms Posted

These Might Be the Droids You’re Looking For: Altius Selected for SBIR Ph1 Contract

NASA has selected Altius for a Phase I SBIR contract, “Low-Inertia STEM Arm (LISA) Manipulators for Assistive Free-Flyers,” to study the use of miniature STEM Arms for use on the SPHERES testbeds and for future Assistive Free-Flyers on the ISS. The SPHERES robotic free-flyers are currently used primarily for technology demonstrations in the realm of […]
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In Announcements, Direct to Dragon Lab, Direct to Station, Extensible Booms, Propellant Depots, Sticky Boom Posted

Sticky Boom and Direct to Facility Patents Issued

While the Altius team has been busy wrapping up our Asteroid Redirect Mission BAA contract, we received notice from the US Patent Office that both of our first two patents have been approved. The first of the two patents filed, which was issued just today (March 17th), was for our Sticky Boom™ non-cooperative capture technology. […]
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In Announcements, CubeSats/NanoSats, ISS MAC CubeSat Demo, Magnetoshell Aerocapture, MIDAS Posted

Recent Altius Contract Wins: What Do They Mean? (Part 1 of 2)

It has been a while since our last blog post, and those of you have been following the news over the last month may have noticed that Altius has recently been awarded or selected for negotiation on a few significant NASA technology development contracts. These four contracts are: ISS Launched Cubesat Demonstration of Variable-Drag Magnetoshell […]
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In Announcements, Direct to Station, Extensible Booms, Press Release, Sticky Boom Posted

Altius Signs Space Act Agreement with NASA Langley Research Center

Altius Space Machines Signs Space Act Agreement with NASA Langley Research Center Louisville, CO, September 4, 2012 Altius Space Machines of Louisville, Colorado is pleased to announce that we have signed a non-reimbursable Space Act Agreement (SAA) with NASA Langley Research Center of Hampton, Virginia, to develop concepts for a new series of compactly-stowable long-reach […]
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In Announcements, Internships Posted

Summer and Fall 2012 Internships at Altius Space Machines [Updated 5/30/12]

[Update 5/30/2012: Altius has now filled its summer internship positions, but is still accepting internship or student employment applications for fall (Sept through Nov/Dec) and Spring (Jan-Mar/Apr 2013) in the same three categories. Please let us know which time window you’re applying for in the coverletter.] Are you tired of getting internship offers from Mojave […]
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