American Astronautical Society

Advancing All Space

Advancing All Space

Founded in 1954, the American Astronautical Society has long been recognized for the excellence of its national meetings, technical meetings, symposia and publications and for their impact on shaping the U.S. space program.  Members have opportunities to meet with leaders in their field and in related disciplines, exchange information and ideas, discuss career aspirations and expand their knowledge and expertise.

Latest News

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February 6, 2018

ISCOPS Call for Abstracts – Deadline March 1

The American Astronautical Society (AAS), the Chinese Society of Astronautics (CSA) and the Japanese Rocket Society (JRS) are pleased to hold jointly the 15th International Space Conference of Pacific-basin Societies…
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January 22, 2018

Winners of 2017 American Astronautical Society Awards Announced

Winners to be honored at the 2018 Goddard Memorial Symposium in March SPRINGFIELD, VA (January 22, 2018) – The American Astronautical Society (AAS) is pleased to announce the winners of…
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January 2, 2018

Registration for 2018 Goddard Symposium Now Open

Registration for the 56th Annual AAS Robert H. Goddard Memorial Symposium is now open. The theme this year is “Exploration, Science, and Technology: Partnerships for the Next Decade.” March 13-15,…
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Conferences

Join us at one of our upcoming events

Von Braun Symposium

Von Braun Symposium

Robert H. Goddard Memorial Symposium

Robert H. Goddard Memorial Symposium

ISS R&D Conference

ISS R&D Conference

Innovation Beyond Boundaries

Wernher von Braun Memorial Symposium
23-25 October 2018

Robert H. Goddard Memorial Symposium
13-15 March 2018

ISS R&D Conference
23-26 July 2018

Upcoming Events

Selected events from the space calendar

Robert H. Goddard Memorial Symposium
March 13-15, 2018
Greenbelt, Maryland
www.astronautical.org

34th Space Symposium
April 16-19, 2018
The Broadmoor Hotel
Colorado Springs, Colorado

1st Annual RPI Workshop on Image-Based Modeling and Navigation for Space Applications
June 4-5, 2018
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, New York

Student CanSat Competition
June 8-10, 2018
Tarleton State University
Stephenville, Texas

15th International Space Conference of Pacific-basin Societies (ISCOPS)
July 10-13, 2018
McGill University
Montreal, Canada
– Abstract deadline March 1

AAS/AIAA Astrodynamics Specialist Conference
August 19-23, 2018
Snowbird, Utah
www.space-fight.org
– Abstract deadline April 9

Wernher von Braun Memorial Symposium
October 23-25, 2018
Huntsville, Alabama
www.astronautical.org

AAS Hangouts

Join us on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at 3:00pm EDT

Latest Publications

Space Times and The Journal of Astronautical Sciences

Awards

Announcements related to all annual awards and scholarship

The American Astronautical Society is the premier network of current and future space professionals dedicated to advancing all space activities.

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