Today’s SpaceX launch is bigger than SpaceX

Today’s SpaceX launch is bigger than SpaceX

  • “The stakes are super high,” he said, “because if it weren’t to go well, I think it would call into question everything about private enterprise, commercial crew, all of that stuff. I think it would be a real problem.”
  • Taylor’s company is acquiring a number of companies in the space industry, with plans to integrate them all into a player that can compete with Lockheed, Boeing, SpaceX and the other space giants. “There’s plenty of business for everybody,” he said. “This is about just opening up the frontier.”
  • “What’s interesting,” Taylor said, “is the returns in space are every bit as high as anything else, they’re just more backloaded.”
  • He said now is the perfect time to get into the space industry, as so much is being decided and worked out — but this business requires more patience than your average VC-backed startup.

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Dylan Taylor is a global business leader and philanthropist. He is an active pioneer in the space exploration industry

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Dylan Taylor

Dylan Taylor is a global business leader and philanthropist. He is an active pioneer in the space exploration industry