Boeing to Demo Leadership in Space at National Space Symposium

The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] will spotlight its satellites, human spaceflight activities, cyber capabilities and advanced space development at the Space Foundation's 28th National Space Symposium. This year's event takes place April 16-19 at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs.

"Space continues to be an important frontier for innovative capabilities and advanced technologies, and Boeing is meeting our customers' challenge to provide affordable, enduring solutions," said Roger Krone, president of Boeing Network and Space Systems. "The National Space Symposium is a key venue for Boeing to join with NASA, the Department of Defense and our commercial partners as we collaborate on space exploration, satellites and cyber operations."

The Boeing exhibit at Booth 200 will showcase the company's support for military and commercial satellite operations, geospatial data capabilities, the International Space Station, Commercial Crew Development, and the Space Launch System. The Boeing booth also will feature a 3-D interactive model that simulates different satellite environments. In addition, a full-scale mockup of Boeing's Crew Space Transportation (CST)-100 spacecraft will be on display at Booth 110.

Source: The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA)
Date: Apr 9, 2012