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Aerospace

Boeing Plans to Grow Albuquerque Workforce by Over 50% in 2019

September 18, 2019

The company’s LEOS business unit will create 80 jobs in Albuquerque over the next five years, with the majority of those positions to be filled much sooner.

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Power Sonix, Maker of High-Powered PA Systems, Moving to New Mexico

August 21, 2019

One of the global leaders in manufacturing state-of-the-art high-powered public address systems now calls Albuquerque, New Mexico, home.

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Gaia Lounge at Gateway to Space

Virgin Galactic Conducts Test Flights, Shows Gateway to Space Building

August 16, 2019

Virgin Galactic’s mother ship VMS Eve soared across the southern New Mexico desert above Spaceport America Thursday morning.

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NASA scientist and New Mexico native Jacob Torres with the chile species to be sent to space

New Mexico Chiles Head to Space via NASA’s Advanced Plant Habitat

July 29, 2019

With input from an Española native and NASA researcher, a hybrid version of an Española chile plant has been selected to be grown in space.

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Richard Branson celebrates his 69th birthday and the Apollo 11 mission

Inspired by Apollo 11, Virgin Galactic’s Branson Preparing Tourist Flights

July 19, 2019

Virgin Galactic’s Richard Branson said Thursday that his spaceship has just a few more test flights before he jumps on board for the first tourist trip.

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Three Businesses to Create 180 Jobs in Moriarty, New Mexico

June 18, 2019

Three businesses, including a pipe manufacturer, transportation business, and aerospace company plan to call Moriarty home in the next eighteen months.

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Sir Richard Branson, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, and Kevin Prieto celebrate Virgin Galactic's move to New Mexico

Virgin Galactic’s Move to New Mexico Promises Job Growth

June 3, 2019

May 10 was made a historic day for Doña Ana County and the rest of New Mexico when Sir Richard Branson and the team from Virgin Galactic made a major announcement. The Virgin Group subsidiary were moving operations for the first-ever commercial “spaceline” to New Mexico right away…

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Virgin Galactic Moves to Spaceport America, New Mexico

May 13, 2019

Richard Branson is moving Virgin Galactic and more than 100 employees from California to Spaceport America in southern New Mexico.

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New Mexico Drone

Drones To Help Students Map Dinosaur Track Location

May 8, 2019

New Mexico college students are using drones to help map the location of dinosaur tracks at a state park.

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New Mexico Space Industry

Top 7 Reasons New Mexico is Perfect for the Space Industry

April 18, 2019

We are on the cusp of a new Space Age. In New Mexico we’re poised to take advantage of this momentum, with some of the best conditions for the industry.

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