News Briefs

10/05/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 6, 2009) -- Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Pulham participated with other space experts in an Oct. 5 Internet radio panel discussion about the potential implications of the Review of U.S. Human Space Flight Plans Committee report, which is expected to be released later this month. The discussion on The Space Show with Dr. David Livingston can be...
06/21/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jun. 22, 2009) -- Become a space expert: get your copy of The Space Report 2009: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity today! See an overview at http://thespacereport.org/overview.phpThe Space Foundation has been publishing The Space Report since 2006. This year's version has 20 additional pages and new features two new financial indexes to help gauge...
06/15/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jun. 16, 2009) -- Become a space expert: get your copy of The Space Report 2009: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity today!The definitive overview of the global space industry and a valuable resource for government and business leaders, educators, financial analysts, students, and space-related businesses, The Space Report 2009 can be purchased at www....
05/07/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May. 7, 2009) -- Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Pulham released the following statement today regarding NASA's  FY2010 NASA Budget Request:"The NASA budget proposal is disappointingly business-as-usual. Despite what appears to be an increase to the top line, the NASA budget continues a more-than-two-decade decline in real, inflation-adjusted dollars...
04/24/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 24, 2009) -- More than 68 percent of the $257 billion in 2008 global space activity was driven by commercial ventures including GPS technology, satellite radio, telecommunications and direct-to-home television. Last year's overall industry growth rate was approximately 2.5 percent, but consumer sectors were much more robust - some growing as much as 31 percent. The...
04/14/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 14, 2009) -- The Space Report 2009: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity has revealed that worldwide space revenues grew nearly 2.5 percent in 2008, rising to $257 billion. This is one of many fascinating facts revealed in the publication -- the definitive overview of the global space industry and a valuable resource for government and business leaders,...
04/16/2008
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 16, 2008) -- The Space Report 2008: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity, released by the Space Foundation on April 8, revealed more than $251 billion in global space activity in 2007. This represents a single-year increase of 11 percent from 2006. The Space Report 2008 is a publication that thoroughly examines and analyzes the state of the space industry...
12/04/2007
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 4, 2007) -- The Space Foundation recently unveiled a daily, Web-based version of the Space Foundation Index. Updated each business day, shortly after the markets close, the online Space Foundation Index displays the performance of the index companies versus the NASDAQ and S&P 500 from its inception as well as in daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and yearly...
10/10/2007
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 10, 2007) -- The Space Foundation released The Space Report 2007, revealing that in 2006 the global space industry grew to nearly $220 billion in total revenues. The Space Report 2007 contains global space industry budgets and revenue data for calendar year 2006 and, along with the updated Space Foundation Index, demonstrates dramatic growth in the space economy...
10/05/2006
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 6, 2006) -- Space Foundation President and Chief Executive Officer Elliot G. Pulham issued the following statement in response to the release today of the National Space Policy: "The Space Foundation commends the President and Administration on the formulation of a comprehensive new space policy that clearly and correctly outlines why all space activities - civil,...

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