Organizations: March 2014 Archives

Space exploration is entering a new era. Dozens of aerospace companies have emerged in recent years, all with the goal of commercializing space as never before. From serving NASA's cargo needs to sending tourists on space vacations to mining asteroids for profit, this next generation of entrepreneurs, and not NASA, may be the ones who transform space into our backyard, possibly creating the first-ever trillionaires.

The Satellite Industry Association (SIA) presented its 2014 Satellite Leadership in Government Award to the U.S. Department of Commerce's Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), for its work on the implementation of reforms to the U.S. export control system for satellites and space technology.