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2011-06-08 13:05:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC.PK) ("ETC" or the "Company") The NASTAR® Center, the premier commercial aerospace training and research center, completed a 5-day Aerospace Physiology Instructor Training Program for the Egyptian Air Force (EAF) on May 20th, 2011. This course was part of a series of courses for the EAF and was conducted by NASTAR Center's Aeromedical Training Institute (AMTI)...

2011-05-19 10:02:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") The NASTAR® Center, the premier commercial aerospace training and research center in the world, and member of the Commercial Spaceflight Federation, conducted last week its latest set of Suborbital Scientist space training for future scientist-astronauts and educator-astronauts. Participants learned how to design and fly scientific...

2010-08-27 15:08:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The NASTAR(®) Center, the premier commercial space training and research center in the world, has completed the initial phase of a research effort focused on commercial human spaceflight and systems development related to emergency detection and response using an Atlas V flight profile, under a contract with Special Aerospace Service (SAS) on August 16, 2010. SAS used the capabilities of NASTAR Center's unique Space Training...

2010-08-13 14:03:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The NASTAR® Center, the premier commercial space training and research center in the world, conducted two of the first Educator Professional Development Programs on August 5-6, 2010 and August 12-13, 2010 for K-12 grade teachers. The two-day workshop program entitled, Experiencing Newton's Laws of Motion, equips teachers with hands-on activities, space flight simulation experiences, and take-home material all aimed at enhancing...

2010-08-11 13:31:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The NASTAR® Center, the premier commercial space training and research center in the world, completed its third Suborbital Scientist Training Class this year. The Suborbital Scientist Training Program provides researchers with hands-on space flight physiology training to prepare them to design and perform experiments on suborbital vehicles. Eight (8) researchers from U.S. universities, including a NASA astronaut candidate,...

2010-04-27 14:02:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") The National AeroSpace Training and Research (NASTAR(®)) Center announced today that it will conduct a series of day camp programs for students in grades 4 - 6 and 7 - 8. Called NASTAR Camp (part of NASTAR Center's outreach arm, NASTAR U), each session will last five days, Monday - Friday from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM. The NASTAR Camp...

2010-04-12 10:30:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") The National AeroSpace Training and Research (NASTAR(®)) Center announced today that it is the first entity to receive a Safety Approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Office of Commercial Space Transportation. This approval, granted April 7, 2010, allows NASTAR Center to offer prospective space launch operators...

2010-04-06 08:49:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., April 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") The National AeroSpace Training and Research (NASTAR®) Center announced the next Suborbital Scientist Training Program course dates as June 14, 15, 16 and August 2, 3, 4 of 2010. Course dates for sponsored groups are also set for the summer and fall of 2010. The NASTAR Suborbital Scientist Training Program provides space flight...

2010-01-21 07:00:00

COLUMBIA, Md., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Universities Space Research Association (USRA) is proud to announce the participation of three USRA scientists in the inaugural session of an innovative training course designed to provide scientist-astronauts with a wide variety of information and experiences involving various aspects of human suborbital spaceflight. This ground-breaking two-day course, offered by the National AeroSpace Training and Research Center (The NASTAR Center),...


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