Thursday Jul 10
First Pinoy astronaut to bring rosary, PHL flag to space
The first Filipino astronaut, Chino Roque, has said he would bring with him two items on a space flight scheduled next year: a rosary and the Philippine flag.
XCOR Aerospace Buys Space Expedition Corporation
Mojave-based space vehicle maker XCOR Aerospace has acquired Dutch company Space Expedition Corporation , which had been serving as a sales agent for XCOR's as-yet-to-be-launched space vehicles, the companies announced this morning.
XCOR Aerospace Acquires Space Expedition Corporation
XCOR Aerospace announced today that it has closed the acquisition of all operational subsidiaries of Space Expedition Corporation, the previously independent Dutch company also known as SXC.
XCOR acquires Space Expedition Corp.
XCOR Aerospace will be establishing an operational and manufacturing site at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida with the assistance of Space Florida.
Bootstrapping To The Stars
The private space industry is a billionaire boys club. Elon Musk , Richard Branson , Paul Allen and Jeff Bezos have all founded companies that have spent tens of millions of their own and investors' money to get into orbit.