OroraTech’s Business: Is There a Market?

OroraTech is moving ahead with building its infrared wildfire monitoring constellation. As a result, there may be some good market opportunities for its service.

Positioning, Navigation, Timing: a Segment Ready for Commercialization?

Is there room in the realm of free data for a commercial, possibly better, PNT option? Perhaps Odin only knows.

Space Domain Awareness: Moving Towards Global and Commercial Needs

Commercial satellite deployment activity and plans highlight the fact the U.S. government and the world don't have plans or means to provide the necessary space domain awareness services.

Missed Opportunities? Space and the Human Body

Many global space economy estimates and excited growth pronouncements seem to leave something meaningful out of their equations. That omission is only human.

How Bazaar!

Do discussions about cost versus price even matter when space industry customers don’t know (or have access to) either one?

State Wildfires and DoD Infrared Satellites

We're here to help: Using the federal government's military space assets to help against natural disasters seems like a great idea. Or is it?

What’s Rad in the Suborbital Spaceflight Business?

How concerned about radiation do suborbital spaceflight passengers need to be? And two more nations are pushing their space programs to commercial companies.

Containerization and Cargo Ships (or, why The Launch is Too Damn High)

Every new launch company seems to have their own solution. But are they even asking the right questions? And will their activities impact the space industry--in a positive way?

Commercial Space and its Slugworths: A Lack of Pure Imagination

Are some of the struggles some of the space startups are dealing with more to do with a lack of "Pure Imagination?" Is this why we see them offering similar products consumers aren't interested in?

European Union Space Plans: Why Lead, when It’s Easier to Follow?

The European Union wants a European high-speed broadband satellite system. Does it make sense? Maybe there's a more useful mission.