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2011-02-11 07:00:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alliant Techsystems (NYSE: ATK) Aerospace Systems was honored to be selected as recipient of NASA's George M. Low 2010 award for its quality and performance on multiple NASA contracts.

2011-01-24 14:38:04

NASA has released a formal Notice of Availability (NOA) and Request for Information (RFI) to identify interest from industry for space processing and support facilities at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

2011-01-04 05:30:00

PLEASANTON, Calif., Jan. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Equity Administration Solutions, Inc.

2010-12-30 04:55:00

Congressional roadblocks are forcing NASA to maintain an already obsolete rocket program until March, costing the space agency $500 million and further complicating efforts to replace the space shuttle.

2010-12-17 00:00:44

Company cites Price Intelligence Suite's analytics, ease of use Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) December 16, 2010 Insight Direct, USA, a subsidiary of Insight Enterprises, Inc., a leading provider of brand-name information technology hardware, software and services, has selected the Price Intelligence Suite from Lixto, Inc., for advanced price and margin management. The Lixto Price Intelligence Suite is a web extraction and analysis solution that allows pricing and revenue managers to access and...

2010-11-11 08:25:00

The James Webb Space Telescope, a proposed successor to the Hubble Space Telescope currently under development at NASA, needs additional funding in order to make its scheduled 2015 launch date.

2010-11-10 12:57:00

ANTONY, France, November 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Following the announcement that Wendel had entered exclusive negotiations with Ares Life Sciences on October 28, 2010, with a view to selling its entire stake (around 46%) in Stallergenes, the company's Works Council met on November 10, 2010. Stallergenes' Works Council having returned a positive consultative opinion at this meeting, Wendel and Ares Life Sciences proceeded to sign a firm transfer agreement. It is in this...

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