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Event 6/30: Why is it difficult to finance a space start-up?

Event 6/30: Why is it difficult to finance a space start-up?
Numerous companies in the NewSpace community are building orbital launch systems of one kind or another.  Chicago-based Universal Transport Systems is one of them.  David Summers, CEO of Universal Transport Systems, will discuss some of the challenges and...