Space companies of the future.
While space flights are one of the most exciting space ventures, following are other opportunities industry experts predict will pop up in the not-so-distant future:
- Looking to reduce delivery time, leading package companies hope to use fast cargo-delivery vehicles to send shipments via space.
- A demand for low-cost satellite launching and servicing is expected to proliferate due to anticipated growth in the communications industry.
- Hospitality companies, including Hilton Hotels Corp., are seeking ways to build resorts in space.
- Companies in need of geographic data or photographs of the earth will hire satellite-based remote imaging services to provide this kind of information.
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