Masters Level Commercial Space Operations Instruction Criteria

The objectives of this project are to: (1) develop a one semester course covering the fundamentals of launch and on-orbit operations; (2) develop a hands-on lab to follow the pre-requisite course work to provide real-world training in operations; (3) refine instruction techniques based on student feedback and industry input; and (4) standardize instruction and identify required co-requisite courses for the establishment of a Certificate in Commercial Launch and Satellite Operations awarded by the University of Colorado at Boulder.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program Information: Commercial Space Transportation, Ground Systems & Operations Safety Technology


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  • Status: Active
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Aviation Administration

    800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20591
  • Project Managers:

    Davidian, Ken

  • Performing Organizations:

    University of Colorado, Denver

    Denver, CO  United States 
  • Principal Investigators:

    Born, George

  • Start Date: 20110101
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20130531
  • Source Data: RiP Project 30454

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01483870
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: 10-C-CST-CU
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Jun 14 2013 1:01AM