‘They are like my kids, and it hurts’: Remembering the Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo crash

Cal Poly graduate Michael Alsbury died in the crash of SpaceShipTwo. Peter Siebold—also a graduate— survived.

Cal Poly places first, second in AIAA Design competition

Cal Poly’s aerospace engineering department continued its twenty-year-long string of excellence this September when it took first and second place at the national Undergraduate Team Aircraft Design competition.

NASA awards Poly with contract to build satellites

NASA awarded Cal Poly and its CubeSat program their Poly Picosatellite Orbital Deployers, or P-POD, service contract on Sept. 25 as a part of an educational initiative to more efficiently launch small satellites into orbit.

Cal Poly grad flies high

Cal Poly grad Peter Siebold won an award for his role in developing aircraft for the space tourism industry.