Press Releases

Press Release: Private Space Stations to Be Built Within 10 Years, Eastern-Western Tensions Will Not Spark New Space Race, Says New Survey

July 23, 2015

Private Space Stations to be Built Within 10 Years, Eastern-Western Tensions will Not Spark New Space Race, Says New Survey SILICON VALLEY, Calif., July 23, 2015 – Private space stations will be constructed within the next 10 years and escalating tensions between China, Russia and the United States will not result in a new space […]

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Press Release: NewSpace Conference to Land in Seattle in 2016

July 17, 2015

Next Private Space Industry Conference, NewSpace, to Land in Seattle in 2016 SILICON VALLEY, Calif. & SEATTLE, July 17, 2015 – The Space Frontier Foundation, the Washington State Space Coalition and the Washington State Department of Commerce, announced today that the annual NewSpace conference, previously held in Silicon Valley for the past nine years, will […]

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Press Release: “The Martian” Author to Speak at NewSpace 2015

June 30, 2015

“The Martian” Author, Andy Weir, to Speak at NewSpace 2015 Awards Gala This July SILICON VALLEY, Calif. (PRWEB) June 30, 2015 – The Space Frontier Foundation (SFF) will host its 10th annual NewSpace conference in San Jose, Calif., this July, where author Andy Weir will accept the “Best Presentation of Space” award for his New York […]

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Statement on Falcon 9 Loss with High Hopes for Spaceflight

June 28, 2015

Statement: Space Frontier Foundation Expresses Condolences on Falcon 9 Loss, High Hopes for Spaceflight SILICON VALLEY, CALIF. – Following today’s anomaly that caused SpaceX’s unmanned Falcon 9 ISS resupply mission to fail, the Space Frontier Foundation and the NewSpace community urges the SpaceX team and the public to continue to drive commercial spaceflight forward backed […]

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Press Release: NewSpace 2015

June 22, 2015

Silicon Valley Welcomes Emerging Commercial Space Industry to NewSpace 2015 Conference Silicon Valley, CA (PRWEB) June 22, 2015 – This July, key players in the rising commercial space industry including startups, established companies and government agencies, will gather together with Silicon Valley investors to address the challenges and capitalize on the opportunities facing the industry. Organized […]

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“The Martian” Author, Andy Weir, to Speak at NewSpace 2015

June 8, 2015

The Space Frontier Foundation will host its 10th annual NewSpace conference in San Jose, CA, this July, where “The Martian” author, Andy Weir, will deliver a keynote address at the NewSpace Awards Gala on the evening of July 18th. The movie adaptation of Weir’s book, directed by Ridley Scott and starring Matt Damon, Kristen Wiig […]

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NewSpace Business Plan Competition Prepares for Most Impactful Event Yet in 2016

June 3, 2015

NewSpace Business Plan Competition Prepares for Most Impactful Event Yet in 2016 Space entrepreneurs access critical resources & relationships through this premier start-up competition, now occurring every 2 years SILICON VALLEY, CA, June 4, 2015 – The industry-renowned NewSpace Business Plan Competition (“BPC”) announced today that it will adopt a 2 year competition cycle,  in […]

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Space Is Hard – Cheap Access To Space Is Our Future

April 10, 2015

Space Is Hard – Cheap Access To Space Is Our Future Space Frontier Foundation Applauds Recent SpaceX Reusable Falcon 9 Effort   Silicon Valley, CA – Today’s Falcon 9 first-stage landing attempt marks an important step towards humanity’s future in space, thanks to Elon Musk and his company, Space Exploration Technologies. Space Frontier Foundation would […]

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Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Public-Private Partnerships in Aerospace

March 3, 2015

Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Public-Private Partnerships in Aerospace Space Frontier Foundation Calls For NASA to Return to its Roots, and Propel the Space Industry Forward   Silicon Valley, CA – The Space Frontier Foundation (SFF) would like to congratulate NASA today on celebrating its Centennial Anniversary of its predecessor the National Advisory Committee for […]

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Historic Consensus Achieved at Pioneering Space Summit 2015

February 23, 2015

Historic Consensus Achieved at Pioneering Space Summit 2015 Space Industry Representatives Agree Space Settlement Is Our Inevitable Future   Washington, D.C. – Last week a diverse group of over 100 space leaders from academia, government and industry came together at the Pioneering Space National Summit in Washington, D.C. and moved beyond the endless debates about destinations and launch vehicles […]

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