With the space economy set to become an international trend, and with the internet a hot topic in politics, some Australian companies have been taking the plunge.
A few months ago, the space tourism company SpaceX made headlines when it launched its first rocket in October 2017 and became the first company to successfully land its rocket on the International Space Station.
But that is just the beginning of a long-term plan for Australia.
The company says its next launch is due to take place in 2021.
And it wants you to be a part of it.
This is the story of how you can become part of the space industry.
This week, we’re looking at what you need to know to build an international space tourism startup.
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The first part of this series will look at the process of setting up a space company in Australia.
Now let’s look at some of the best space travel experiences you can get.
We’ve been to space before.
We’ve seen it from space.
And now, in the spirit of the year 2020, we want to see it again.
This series aims to make it easier for anyone to be part of Australia’s space economy.
We’re looking to the Australian Government to provide funding to assist the launch of Australian companies into space.
We’ll also be looking at the opportunities the space industries in Australia has to offer to foreign entrepreneurs.
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Topics:space,business-economics-and-finance,business,government-and/or-politics,businesses,australiaFirst posted November 17, 2020 11:59:14Contact Emily Smith