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July 9, 2019

Julie Bonner of FreeFall on SuccessLab Podcast

July 9th, 2019|Media Coverage, Podcasts|

Drive Connections by Aligning Your Mission, Values and Goals FreeFall's Julie Bonner was interviewed on the SuccessLab Podcast by Beth Cochran.  She is the marketing director at FreeFall Aerospace, a Tucson-based startup developing intelligent orbital and terrestrial antenna systems (or as this recent article in Wired Magazine referred to them, inflatable satellites). "In this episode of The SuccessLab Podcast, we talk to Julie Bonner about how she broke into Arizona’s thriving aerospace sector,  how impactful connections have shaped her career journey, why getting involved in industry associations is key to [...]

July 1, 2019

Dr. Chris Walker presents Telescopes, Satellites and 5G

July 1st, 2019|News, Videos|

Telescopes, Satellites and 5G Dr. Chris Walker shared his exciting space research including antennas and telescopes at FreeFall and the University of Arizona during Creative Mornings Tucson. Chris Walker is the co-founder and Chief Scientist and VP for R&D for FreeFall Aerospace. He is responsible for creating their revolutionary intelligent antennas for space and ground. Walker earned the “2018 Inventor of the Year” in Physical Sciences in the Department of Astronomy and Steward of Observatory. He’s been a professor of Astronomy and an associate professor of Optical Sciences [...]

June 11, 2019

WIRED: New Space Telescopes Could Look Like Giant Beach Balls

June 11th, 2019|Media Coverage, News|

NEW SPACE TELESCOPES COULD LOOK LIKE GIANT BEACH BALLS WIRED | DANIEL OBERHAUS 06.11.19, 07:00 AM IF WE EVER have giant inflatable telescopes in space, you can thank Chris Walker’s mom. Years ago, Walker was making chocolate pudding when he had to interrupt his culinary undertaking to field a phone call from his mother. He took the pudding off the stovetop, covered it with plastic wrap, and placed the pot on the floor by his couch. When the call was finished, he was startled to [...]

December 19, 2018

StartUp Tucson Coffee Recap

December 19th, 2018|Networking, Videos|

Today FreeFall Aerospace President Doug Stetson described FreeFall's disruptive antenna technology and how innovation can arrive in unexpected ways this morning at StartUp Tucson Coffee. StartUp Tucson Coffee: Every week, entrepreneurs present their startups to their communities and learn how their community can help support their business to flourish. Guests at StartUp Coffee  - Every Wednesday Morning