Space industry’s leaders hope privatization powers 2016


COCOA BEACH — Industry experts on Florida’s Space Coast expect the region to benefit from an emerging space race that pits tech tycoons such as Jeff Bezos of Amazon and Elon Musk of Tesla in a battle to innovate within the high-tech industry.

Space Florida’s Dale Ketcham says the arrival of private industry into the space equation could limit how much political influence drives the region. Read more here.