Ravencon 2015 @ DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Richmond, 1021 Koger Center Boulevard, North Chesterfield, Virginia

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Riding the National Security Coattails

From Sunday 10:00 until Sunday 11:00 (60 Minutes)

Participants: Gray Rinehart, Stephen J. Simmons, Travis I. Sivart

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Much of US rocket technology originated as ballistic missile technology (including some from our captured German scientists). Even some commercial space launch capability derives from national security launch contracts. What national security needs can provide impetus for other space exploits, or for other technologies in general?