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Showing posts with label Huntsville high-tech. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Huntsville high-tech. Show all posts

Friday, January 27, 2012

The Rocket City [Wikipedia]

The Rocket City [Wikipedia]


Article Excerpt: "... The city is nicknamed "The Rocket City" for its close history with U.S. space missions. On January 31, 1958, ABMA placed America's first satellite, Explorer I, into orbit using a Jupiter C launch vehicle, a descendant of the Redstone. This brought national attention to Redstone Arsenal and Huntsville, with widespread recognition of this being a major center for high technology. ..."


Reference: wikipedia.org

Friday, June 3, 2011

Alliance to compete for a contract to bring jobs to the Rocket City

Teledyne, Aerojet are rocketing together


Rocket Motor

Article Excerpt: "...Two Huntsville high-tech companies, Teledyne Brown and Aerojet, have formed an alliance to compete for a contract to build liquid rocket engines..."

Reference: www.bizjournals.com