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Showing posts with label Rocket City News. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Rocket City News. Show all posts

Friday, March 20, 2020

Feeling ill? Where to get tested in the Rocket City for the Coronavirus


Feeling ill? Where to go to get tested in Huntsville, Athens


Article Excerpt: "... If you're feeling sick but not sick enough to go to the ER, there are more and more options popping up in the Tennessee Valley. Doctors will be able to test for COVID-19 at the clinic. Friday morning Huntsville Hospital is opening a specimen collection sight at John Hunt Park at 9 a.m. But you can only go there..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Friday, February 14, 2020

Abaco Systems announces move to Huntsville, Alabama headquarters


Abaco Systems announces move to Huntsville, Alabama headquarters


Article Excerpt: "... Approximately 300 of Abaco’s 750 worldwide employees are located in Huntsville. Huntsville is well known as a key location within the aerospace and defense industry, with companies including Boeing, DRS, Georgia Tech Research Institute, L-3, Leonardo, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Raytheon having a presence in the rocket city..."


Reference: www.automation.com

Blue Origin's new rocket engine production facility opens in the Rocket City


Blue Origin's new rocket engine production facility opens on Monday


Article Excerpt: "... Blue Origin is opening its new rocket engine production center in Huntsville, Ala. on Monday, the company said today on Twitter. The new Huntsville facility will be able to produce its rocket engines at a much..."


Reference: yahoo.com

Friday, January 31, 2020

Rocket City-area home sales up 30% in December from prior year


Rocket City-area home sales up 30% in December from prior year


Article Excerpt: "... Sales: According to ValleyMLS.com, Huntsville-area home sales totaled 683 units during December, up 30.3% from 524 sales in the same month a year earlier. December sales were up..."


Reference: www.alabamanewscenter.com

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Pictures: 2 sought after elderly woman robbed, assaulted in Huntsville


2 sought after elderly woman robbed, assaulted in Huntsville


Article Excerpt: "... home on North Plymouth Drive. Police say the suspects attacked an elderly woman, broke her arm ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Friday, November 15, 2019

Traverse City Based Atlas Space Operations Announces New Partnernship


Traverse City Based Atlas Space Operations Announces New Partnernship


Article Excerpt: "... Traverse City based Atlas Space Operations is launching into new territory. They just announced a new partnership with Alabama based space logistics company Aevum ..."


Reference: www.9and10news.com

Huntsville’s iconic Saturn V rocket gets brilliant new nighttime look


Huntsville’s iconic Saturn V rocket gets brilliant new nighttime look


Article Excerpt: "... something needed to be done for the rocket at night. And the rocket city unveiled those improvements..."


Reference: www.al.com

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Economic case study: Huntsville capitalizes on 'Rocket City' roots


Teeming with engineers, Alabama’s Rocket City USA is luring hot new industries to town


Article Excerpt: "... From 2000 to 2017, the Huntsville metro area grew employment by 32%, or twice the rate of the broader U.S., according to the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber. Wage growth has also kept pace, increasing at nearly twice the rate of the country over that same period, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis ..."


Reference: www.cnbc.com

Friday, February 18, 2011

Rocket City Space Pioneers are working on a concept to develop a lunar lander and rover

Let's talk about the final frontier

Article Excerpt: "...The Rocket City Space Pioneers are working on a concept to develop a lunar lander and rover for the $30 million Google Lunar X Prize competition. The X Prize race to the moon is just one of the space ventures promising a rich payoff for rocketeers. ..."


Reference: msn.com

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

The Rocket City collected $10,448,000 in December sales taxes

Huntsville's December sales tax receipts edge 4.8 percent higher


Article Excerpt: "... The Rocket City collected $10,448,000 in sales taxes for the month versus $9,972,494 in December 2009 ..."


Reference: al.com

Wednesday, January 15, 2003

Rocket City News

The Rocket City News Feed is now active on our home page. Below is an example of the news feed in action.

Rocket City U.S. Initiates Blog

Rocket-City.us is a domain based on Huntsville, Alabama, since 2003.

Huntsville, Alabama is known as the Rocket City due to the space and rocket programs that inhabit the area. Huntsville is home to the Space and Rocket Center, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, and the Missile Defense Agency.

The Rocket City is home to all the major defense contractors worldwide.

Huntsville, the Rocket City, is a Global Logistics powerhouse with the Huntsville International Airport, an International Intermodal Center, a Global Logistics Park, and a large Mail Processing and Distribution Facility (Huntsville P&DF). All of these organizations are vital to the Huntsville economy.

Rocket-City.us is a global force focusing on News, Logistics, Advertising, Research, and Missile Technology.

When you want to 'Go Global' ...Rocket-City .US is your resource.