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3 years 7 months ago

Space symposium is underway

The 27th National Space Symposium is underway at the Broadmoor Hotel. The symposium brings leaders from all over the globe to Colorado Springs for forums, panels, presentations, speeches, and special events. We're checking out the space displays and booths. We'll show you what we find on News First 5...

3 years 10 months ago

Final preps underway for Space Symposium

The 27th National Space Symposium is scheduled for April 11-14 in Colorado Springs. Considered the premier gathering of the global space community, it includes top-level speakers, three halls of exhibits and this year a special luncheon honoring the Space Shuttle program. MORE INFORMATION

4 years 7 months ago

U.S. space supremacy now in question

In the midst of President Obama's announcement Thursday that NASA's human space flight budget will be reduced. Many in the space industry fear the US is losing its grip on space superiority. "What we are seeing is that we are not holding our place." says Janet Stevens with the Space...

4 years 7 months ago

President Obama says he's committed to NASA

President Barack Obama says he is "100 percent committed to the mission of NASA and its future." His speech was watched live from the Space Symposium, now in its last day. The president has outlined plans for federal spending to bring more private companies into space exploration following the...

4 years 7 months ago

Colorado space funding in limbo

As the 26th National Space Symposium kicks off in Colorado Springs this week, there are a lot of questions surrounding government funding... or lack of funding for space projects. "The recent budget proposal from the Obama administration proposes canceling the Constellation which is the program that was supposed to replace...

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