DARPA’s Next Generation Spaceplane

This is my most recent Clearancejobs.com post.  It’s about DARPA’s proposed XS-1 spaceplane.  The prime contractors for the first phase of the contract, and they’re working with some of the “new space” companies.  I raise questions about which one of those might be able to help their partner companies succeed in the post:  DARPA’s Next […]

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She’s Got a Golden Space Ticket!!

Okay, so this is admittedly a nice public relations stunt from XCOR Aerospace.  But for the recipient of this stunt, it’s pretty awesome.  Imagine the scenario:  you’re a typical comic nerd attending the San Diego Comic Con in 2012.  Suddenly, there’s an announcement that certain audience members are eligible for a “golden ticket” for a […]

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