NASA reported on May 16, 2019 that the agency has awarded $45.5 million, the funds spread between eleven companies, including Boeing in Texas, Lockheed in Colorado, Masten Space Systems, Aerojet Rocketdyne, SpaceX and SSL in California, among others.
"The Bay Area’s last telescope store is heading to court over claims that Asian manufacturers worked together to monopolize the American market..."
The San Francisco Chronical article by Sophia Kunthara was published on April 3, 2019
ASN is planning a Star Party in Markleeville this summer. There are six different dates under consideration. Four of those dates have conflicts. The final vote to decide the date was to be decided at the May 14, 2019 meeting.