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ASTROTECH (formerly SPACEHAB )    

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Astrotech Corporation (Nasdaq: ASTC), formerly SPACEHAB, Inc., has led the commercial space industry for 25 years, preparing and sending satellites, cargo and science into space. With the goal of facilitating the most demanding of projects, we offer the following unique capabilities:

  • Satellite and spacecraft pre-launch processing
    Payload processing and integration
    Space hardware design and manufacturing
    Third party space access acquisition and integration
    Microgravity commercial drug development
    Space technology product commercialization for Earth applications
    Government Services

Our new initiative, End-to-End Mission Assurance, enables Astrotech to support our satellite customers from conceptual design through orbital insertion and command and control. And through other business initiatives such as Astrogenetix and 1st Detect, the Astrotech Corporation continues to pave the way in the commercialization of space by translating space-based technology into terrestrial applications.


Astrotech Corporation Completes the Sale of Its Astrotech Space Operations Unit

Date : 08/22/2014


Astrotech Corporation (NASDAQ: ASTC) has completed the sale of substantially all of the properties and assets related to or used in its Astrotech Space Operations business unit to a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lockheed Martin Corporation for $61 million. This transformative transaction is an important step in the Company’s strategic evolution that allows us to maximize the value of our remaining operations, assets, and intellectual property.

"I would like to take this opportunity to thank our shareholders for the continued support of our vision of the future for Astrotech," stated Thomas B. Pickens III, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Astrotech Corporation. "We are now better positioned to focus on building shareholder value as a worldwide leader in the application of mass spectrometry sensors to the security, process control, laboratory and environmental markets. We believe we have the fastest, smallest, highest performing and most economical miniaturized mass spectrometer solution that is versatile enough to be easily integrated within a wide variety of markets."





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ASTC News: Astrotech’s 1st Detect Announces OEM-1000PI Awarded RoHS Compliance Certification 11/19/2014 11:08:00 AM
ASTC News: Astrotech’s 1st Detect Announces European CE Certification for MMS-1000™ 11/18/2014 12:11:00 PM
ASTC News: Quarterly Report (10-q) 11/14/2014 02:25:21 PM
ASTC News: Current Report Filing (8-k) 11/14/2014 11:42:44 AM
ASTC News: Astrotech Reports First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 11/14/2014 09:56:00 AM
#2180   barely interesting how you amateurs are willing to SteveStack 11/22/14 09:16:56 AM
#2178   The most important MA lately has been the mas 11/21/14 02:20:49 AM
#2176   I am still long, but sold a lot kezzek 11/20/14 06:14:21 PM
#2174   ASTC - GOLDEN CROSS COMING IIIverson 11/20/14 09:43:16 AM
#2173   ASTC breaking through the 200dma today. Closed above IIIverson 11/20/14 09:40:00 AM
#2172   Btw, are you still long in this stock mas 11/20/14 09:28:41 AM
#2170   Ah yes, the mythical shorts that never cover kezzek 11/20/14 07:44:00 AM
#2168   Astc charts. IIIverson 11/19/14 11:06:53 PM
#2167   Astc techincals are looking good. Especially after todays IIIverson 11/19/14 11:03:32 PM
#2165   Director Adams sold 235K shares @$1.09 in 2011 mas 11/19/14 08:30:58 PM
#2164   Anyone selling is bad. kezzek 11/19/14 05:16:57 PM
#2163   I'm not sure it's bad, but the sole ariafan 11/19/14 04:53:40 PM
#2162   Only old news because it's bad news. ;-) kezzek 11/19/14 04:19:30 PM
#2161   In today's technology, it is old news. ariafan 11/19/14 04:05:19 PM
#2160   LOL, he sold 2 days ago. Old news? kezzek 11/19/14 03:47:38 PM
#2159   Old news. Company buy back, has 35k ariafan 11/19/14 03:02:05 PM
#2158   ASTC insider sells 75% of holdings SteveStack 11/19/14 01:30:34 PM
#2156   LMT and BA are to blame for the mas 11/17/14 06:11:19 AM
#2154   what a mess it's been for almost the SteveStack 11/16/14 06:46:53 PM
#2153   Spacehab/Spacetech losses not Astrotech Space Operations. mas 11/16/14 04:54:37 PM
#2152   Profits? The company has over $150 million in kezzek 11/16/14 04:46:11 PM
#2150   yea, that was 10 years before T Boone SteveStack 11/16/14 12:57:25 PM
#2149   Astrotech bought in 1997 for $19 million cash mas 11/16/14 09:52:26 AM
#2148   how many years back ? SteveStack 11/16/14 08:55:09 AM
#2145   For a Short I suppose it would be mas 11/16/14 12:44:15 AM
#2144   this IS scary ! SteveStack 11/15/14 06:18:23 PM
#2140   About half that SG&A included ASO costs which mas 11/15/14 06:31:41 AM
#2139   Your pretty quick is about 8 years away mas 11/15/14 02:23:14 AM
#2138   with a $6mm+ annual burn rate, they've got SteveStack 11/14/14 08:35:23 PM
#2137   Looks like the market wasn't very impressed with kezzek 11/14/14 05:16:55 PM
#2136   Battelle development contract with options worth $9,811,671 in mas 11/14/14 01:18:50 PM
#2135   This is an eventual $110m contract mas 11/14/14 12:53:38 PM
#2134   Batelle NGCD prototype award was for $842,316 mas 11/14/14 12:20:24 PM
#2133   Getting shelf space is always a bitch. Then TechKim 11/13/14 10:26:23 AM
#2132   .....and maybe they sold one today? Have you checked? TechKim 11/13/14 10:23:49 AM
#2131   A whole new market dawns ... mas 11/13/14 07:07:49 AM
#2130   Spacetech had revenue of $130K in FY2014 and mas 11/13/14 07:06:37 AM
#2129   They're clutching at straws now, I'm sure trying kezzek 11/12/14 08:03:06 PM
#2128   whatever, they've never sold even ONE of these devices SteveStack 11/12/14 06:56:48 PM
#2127   Conference news release at 1:30 PM. TechKim 11/12/14 01:54:55 PM
#2126   Yeah, it looks like there's a lot of kezzek 11/08/14 06:48:49 PM
#2125   how are things looking up, just exactly ? SteveStack 11/07/14 02:09:31 PM
#2124   Yeah, some of that history is nothing to rurik 11/07/14 01:45:13 PM
#2123   when Pickens arrived, the stock was $9.50 & SteveStack 11/07/14 01:02:09 PM
#2119   there's $3.00/share in cash in the bank - SteveStack 11/06/14 08:55:57 PM
#2117   how much do you think an outdated black SteveStack 11/06/14 05:05:17 PM
#2116   It might be for sale but probably not rurik 11/06/14 11:49:08 AM
#2115   Could also the First Detect business also be TechKim 11/06/14 12:04:32 AM
#2114   Looking good. Today there was was rurik 11/05/14 05:15:02 PM
#2113   you aint seen nothin yet, he's gonna continue SteveStack 11/03/14 07:43:00 PM