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April 20, 2017

Future Space Leaders Grant Program – May 15 Deadline

The Future Space Leaders Foundation (FSLF) is pleased to announce the 2017 Future Space Leaders Grant Program.  Intended for U.S. graduate students and young professionals who are pursuing space- and…
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April 3, 2017

Report of the 4th Community Workshop on Achievability and Sustainability of Human Exploration of Mars (AM IV)

- REPORT - Continuing to build a community consensus on the future of human space flight.  Held December 6-8, 2016 Organized by Explore Mars, Inc. and the American Astronautical Society…
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January 30, 2017

Gene Cernan 1934-2017

Eugene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon, died on January 16, surrounded by his family.  Cernan, a Captain in the U.S. Navy, left his mark on the…
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December 26, 2016

Remembering Piers Sellers

On December 23rd , the AAS lost a friend to our organization, a friend to the space community, and a friend to Planet Earth. Piers Sellers’s life embodied his conviction…
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December 9, 2016

Back Issues of Space Times Added to AAS Website

We have added a number of back issues from the AAS Space Times Back to the website!  Check out the full collection at http://astronautical.org/publications/spacetimes/ or the 10 back issues from 2006,…
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December 8, 2016

Godspeed, John Glenn. Ad astra.

It is with profound sadness we note the passing of former Senator John Herschel Glenn, Jr., the first American to orbit our planet. John Glenn's bravery and commitment to service…
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July 28, 2016

2016 Space Leaders Grant Winners Announced

The Future Space Leaders Foundation has announced the winners of the annual Future Space Leaders Grant Program.  The Foundation will provide grants to nine graduate students and young professionals to…
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November 1, 2014

Statement on the loss of Spaceship Two

The American Astronautical Society and its members are profoundly saddened by the loss of Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShip Two and one of its pilots. Our thoughts and prayers go out to…
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October 31, 2014

Statement on the support of the Antares launch

The American Astronautical Society extends its support to Orbital Sciences Corporation, NASA, and the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport in the wake of the Antares launch mishap on Tuesday night.  The event…
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December 14, 2012

ISS Conference Call for Papers

The 2nd Annual International Space Station Reseach and Development Conference has issued a revised Call for Papers.  Deadline for submitting abstracts was February 18.
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September 12, 2008

NASA’s Future Forum in Boston, 18 September

The sixth NASA’s Future Forum will be held at the Museum of Science, Boston, on 18 September. The Future Forum is a series of events between NASA personnel — administrators,…
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