KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL. (Space Florida PR) – Space Florida – the State of Florida’s spaceport authority and aerospace economic development agency – has received all logo entries for the Nano-Satellite Launch Challenge and would now like to invite the community to participate in choosing the winning logo by voting through the Space Florida Facebook page by Friday, July 13 by 12:00 pm EDT.
Space Florida has uploaded all logo submissions to its Facebook Business Page into an album titled “Nano-Sat Launch Challenge Logo Contest Entries.” Space Florida’s social media community is now asked to vote for their favorite logo. In order to vote, visitors should go to the Space Florida Facebook Business Page and clicking the “Like” button for the single image they prefer. All votes will be tallied by close of business on Friday, July 13, 2012 and the winner will be announced on Facebook at that time.
The winning logo will be utilized in all promotional materials tied to the Nano-Sat Launch Challenge. The winner will also be invited to view launches of the Nano-Sat Challenge taking place at KSC.
The Nano-Sat Launch Challenge is being managed through the Space Florida Small Satellite Research Center (SFSSRC) and will take place in 2013. The purpose of the Challenge is to bring forth innovations in propulsion and other technologies, as well as operations and management relevant to safe, low-cost, small payload delivery systems accessing Low Earth Orbit. These technologies will benefit future launch systems and emerging commercial space capabilities in government, commercial and academic sectors. The Nano-Sat Launch Challenge will support NASA’s Centennial Challenge Program. More information can be found at www.spaceflorida.gov/nano-sat-launch-challenge.