AAS is pleased to announce Andrew Chaikin and Pamela Lee as the winning recipients of the 2022 Ordway Award for Sustained Excellence in Spaceflight History! This esteemed reward recognizes exceptional,…
The American Astronautical Society commends Congress for passing the NASA Authorization Act, as part of the Chips and Science Act of 2022, signed into law today by President Biden. This…
April 28, 2022
Announcing the AAS Glenn Symposium Student Poster Contest
Announcing the first ever Glenn Symposium Student Poster Contest! High school, undergraduate, and graduate students: enter and you could have your work included at the event in July and seen…
March 29, 2022
AAS Award Winners Announced
AAS award recipients are recognized for significant achievements across the full spectrum of space science and exploration. The American Astronautical Society (AAS) is pleased to announce the most recent winners of…
February 8, 2022
Registration Open for 2022 Goddard Symposium!
Date: March 8-10,2023 Location: Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
January 31, 2022
2021 Year End Letter
AAS 2021 Year in Review - AAS takes a look back at 2021 and the challenges and opportunities it presented. We adapted to unique circumstances and continued to nurture a…
January 12, 2022
2022 Astrodynamics Specialist Conference Call for Abstracts
AAS is calling on all professionals to submit abstracts for the upcoming 2022 AAS/AIAA Astrodynamics Specialist Conference. Abstract topics should be related to space-flight mechanics and astrodynamics. The full list of acceptable…
January 10, 2022
We Need You!
AAS is calling on our members to be volunteer judges for the upcoming 2022 CanSat Student Competition! The CanSat competition is an annual design-build-fly competition that provides teams with an opportunity to experience the full life-cycle design and production of a launched payload…
April 30, 2021
AAS Congratulates New NASA Administrator Bill Nelson
The American Astronautical Society (AAS) is pleased to congratulate former Florida Senator Bill Nelson on his confirmation by the U.S. Senate as the 14th NASA Administrator.
April 28, 2021
Remembering Michael Collins
AAS is saddened at the loss of NASA Astronaut and AAS Fellow, Michael Collins.
April 23, 2021
The Journal of the Astronautical Sciences
Volume 68, Issue 1 of The Journal of the Astronautical Sciences is now available online!
April 2, 2021
ISS R&D Conference 2021 – Call for Abstracts
The 2021 International Research and Development Conference (ISSRDC) is being held as an Online Series across several dates in August. The Online Series will include general sessions (August 3-5) as…