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Space Foundation Releases The Space Report 2007

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 9, 2007) — Accredited media are invited to cover the release of The Space Report 2007 at a media briefing in Omaha, Neb. at Strategic Space and Defense 2007.  Space Foundation President and Chief Executive Officer Elliot G. Pulham will lead the briefing.

WHAT: Produced by the Space Foundation’s Research and Analysis division, The Space Report 2007 is an online update to The Space Report 2006, the groundbreaking document that pioneered a new model for understanding the space industry by expanding the traditional three-sector model – civil, commercial, and national security space – into a more precise and comprehensive nine-sector model based on the end use of space products and services.

WHO: Space Foundation President and Chief Executive Officer Elliot G. Pulham and Vice President, Washington Operations, Research & Analysis, Marty Hauser.

WHEN:  Media briefing begins at 9:50 a.m. (CDT), Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2007. One-on-one interview opportunities will also be available upon request.

WHERE: Qwest Center Omaha Convention Center and Arena, Room 216. A conference line will also be available.

HOW: Media are encouraged to attend and should plan to arrive by 9:45 a.m. Media in other locations may participate through a conference line. Please contact Kendra Horn, manager, communication and media relations, to obtain dial-in information at [email protected] or by calling (719) 433-4007.

The Space Report 2007 is available for free download, and The Space Report 2006 is available for purchase at

About the Space Foundation

Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Colorado Springs, the Space Foundation is a national nonprofit organization advancing space-related endeavors to inspire, enable, and propel humanity. The Space Foundation is a leader in space awareness activities, trade association services, research and analysis for the global space industry and educational enterprises that bring space into the classroom. The Space Foundation has an office in Washington, D.C., and field representatives in Houston, Texas, and Cape Canaveral, Fla. Along with partnering organizations, the Space Foundation conducts Strategic Space and Defense 2007, 9-11 October in Omaha, Neb. The Space Foundation also conducts the premier annual gathering of the global space community, the National Space Symposium. The 24th National Space Symposium will take place April 7-10, 2008, at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs. For more information, visit