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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Too much XS–in government space

Every now and then, an article, like this one posted in USA Today, shows up.  The gist of the article is:  the Pentagon is looking for a “cheap” way to get satellites into space.  In this particular case they’re looking at a “space plane” called XS-1. We’ve heard this before, with pretty much the same […]

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