Announcements
May 22, 2014

Future Space Leaders Grants Announced

The Future Space Leaders Foundation announced on May 19 the five winners of its annual Future Space Leaders Grant Program. The Foundation will provide grants to five graduate students and young professionals…
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Announcements
November 4, 2013

AAS’ 60th Anniversary Celebration is July 16

AAS will celebrate sixty years of service to the space community with an exciting evening event at the National Academy of Sciences Building in Washington, DC.
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Announcements
June 12, 2013

Kapi’olani Wins CanSat Competition

The AAS congratulates Kapi'olani Community College (Honolulu, Hawaii) for placing first in the 8th Student CanSat Competition held in Abilene and Burkett, Texas, June 7-10.  The second place award went to…
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Announcements
January 11, 2013

Welcome New Corporate Members!

The AAS welcomes Dittmar Associates ("Creating the Future"), Dynetics ("The Power of Solutions"), Leverage Dynamics ("Employee Driven Solutions") and SGT, Inc. (Achieving Results - Exceeding Expectations") as new corporate members.
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Uncategorized
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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Announcements
September 9, 2012

Neil Armstrong 1930 – 2012

AAS salutes the life and accomplishments of Neil Armstrong, a true American hero.  In the words of NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden: "Neil will always be remembered for taking humankind’s first…
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Announcements
June 11, 2012

2012 CanSat Competition Winners

The 8th Annual Student CanSat Competition took place in Abilene and Burkett, Texas, June 8-10.  Twenty-six teams from the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Colombia, India, Turkey and United Arab Emirates successfully…
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Announcements
March 6, 2012

AAS Scholarship Recipient Announced

The annual AAS Lady Mamie Ngan Memorial Scholarship has been awarded to Julie Mason, currently a student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  The scholarship provides up to $10,000 in tuition…
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Announcements
December 12, 2011

Conference Presentations Posted

National Conference and Von Braun Symposium Power Point presentations are posted, along with the final programs for both events.
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Announcements
September 16, 2011

AAS Statement on NASA’s SLS Decision

The American Astronautical Society welcomes NASA's announcement of its planned path forward to develop the heavy-lift Space Launch System (SLS).  AAS Executive Director, Jim Kirkpatrick said: "This important announcement by…
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