WELCOME! This is the online headquarters for Space Project Enterprise--a joint study conducted by the Air Force Space and Cyber Strategy Center in partnership with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the Federal Aviation Administration, and in collaboration with the Space Frontier Foundation, National Space Society, and Space Studies Institute, and other space advocates. This is an online workshop for brainstorming.
Academic freedom ROCKS!
"Space Project Enterprise asks not only what your country can do for NewSpace, but what NewSpace can do for your country!" -- Coyote
YOUR PARTICIPATION IS CRITICAL! The research team will post questions and you comment with your expertise or considered opinions.
Saturday, January 15, 2011
Six Research Questions for Space Project Enterprise
These six questions are the focus of investigation of Space Project Enterprise:
1. What commercial space ventures are in the works?
2. What investments can USG make in NewSpace that will ultimately promote its security, prestige, and wealth? 3. What space capabilities should the USG request the commercial sector pursue? 4. What responsibilities/liabilities does the USG incur from various NewSpace activities?
5. What trails can USG blaze to open opportunities for commercial space ventures to follow?
6. What responsibilities should USG assume as a result of successful commercial space ventures?
Finally, the report will conclude by laying out a vision of future USG spacefaring based on the lessons learned in this study.