NMSU Atomic Aggies Launch at Spaceport America written by Alice Carruth, Public Relations Director for Spaceport America New Mexico State University’s student rocket team the “Atomic Aggies” held two successful rocket launches at Spaceport America on Saturday, September 19. The Atomic Aggies were due to compete in the 2020 SpaceportRead More →

Space Exploration Grants to UNM, NMSU, Navajo Technical College   Funds for fellowships will support STEM opportunities for minority students, space exploration programs   WASHINGTON—Nearly $2.3 million in combined awards from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will be granted to 3 New Mexico universities for fellowships supporting minority andRead More →

A New Mexico company with operational ties to Spaceport America has been awarded a major contract at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Fiore Industries Inc. has secured the 10-year contract to provide campus-wide security and fire protection services. The newly awarded contract provides JPL with critical life safety support for allRead More →

Through Online Events, White Sands National Park Celebrates the Perseid Meteor Shower Virtually ALAMOGORDO, NM – Every August, we are treated to the largest and most active meteor shower of the year: the Perseid Meteor Shower. White Sands National Park invites you to join as we celebrate the meteor showerRead More →

Our monthly check-in with Alice Carruth, Public Relations Director for Spaceport America, is the stuff of space-nerd dreams! Lyndsey Kalson of Las Cruces Today hosts Alice monthly in the Bravo Mic Communications studios to get caught up on the latest in the Space Industry, and what that means for usRead More →

Live Coverage of Trinity Site 75th Commemoration Ceremony White Sands Missile Range, N.M. (July 13, 2020) – Live coverage of the Trinity Site 75th Commemoration Ceremony was presented very early this morning, July 16, 2020, through the Defense Visual Information Distribution Service (DVIDS) at https://www.dvidshub.net/webcast/24439 The ceremony is not openRead More →

Spaceport Spotlight July 2020 Another installment of our monthly Spaceport Spotlight feature means fun for your kids, and maybe edible UFO’s for you! Alice Carruth of Spaceport America stopped by the Bravo Mic Communications studios this week to give us an update on the space history being made right nowRead More →

WSMR Celebrates 75th Anniversary WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, N.M. (July 9, 2020) – White Sands Missile Range leaders celebrated the 75th Anniversary of the range during a small ceremony July 9 in front of Headquarters Building 100. The range was originally established as the White Sands Proving Ground on JulyRead More →