October 6, 2016

Tillamook UAS Test Range utilizes new High Altitude COA to enable drone flights at the edge of space

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ATTENTION EDITORS Tillamook UAS Test Range utilizes new High Altitude COA to enable drone flights at the edge of space Tillamook, OR, October 6, 2016: As part of an unmanned flight test for NASA and the FAA, Near Space Corporation (NSC) successfully flew a drone from the edge of space to […]
June 2, 2016
Near Space Services Provided

First Commercial High Altitude Balloon Flight Facility Gets Major Upgrade

Download Press Release (PDF) For Immediate Release June 2, 2016 Near Space Corporation #Space@1g Contact Tim Lachenmeier President/CEO 503-842-1990 Tim.Lachenmeier@nsc.aero First Commercial High Altitude Balloon Flight Facility Gets Major Upgrade and Integrates Drone Operations with FAA Designated UAS Test Range Broomfield, Colorado, — Near Space Corporation , a commercial flight test provider supporting NASA’s […]
January 7, 2014
Near Space FAA Test Site

FAA Test Site Award

January 7, 2014: After a rigorous 10-month selection process involving 25 proposals from 24 states, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced the selection of six unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) research and test site operators on December 30. One of the selected sites is the Pan-Pacific UAS Test Range Complex, led by the University of […]
January 24, 2013
Near Space NASA FOP Balloon Launch

Near Space Corporation launches its first balloon flights with the NASA Flight Opportunities Program

January 24, 2013: Near Space Corporation (NSC) launched its first balloon flight with the NASA Flight Opportunities Program on Sunday January 20th. NSC has completed more than 160 balloon flights since it began operating from Tillamook, Oregon in 1996. This was the first balloon launch with the NASA Flight Opportunities Program. NSC worked with […]