Tren Griffin+ Your Authors @trengriffin I work for Microsoft. Previously I was a partner at Eagle River, a private equity firm established by Craig McCaw. I am on the board of directors of Kymeta. Aug. 05, 2019 1 min read + Your Authors

“If a lot of people want to go from X to Y at 7:30 in the morning, the bus is a great solution. If you want to go at a time when not everybody wants to go or if you want to go someplace not many people want to go to, then you’re better off going in a taxi.” 

"SpaceX is targeting 18 to 21 launches for 2019, not including Starlink. That rate is consistent with previous years — SpaceX launched 18 times in 2017 and 21 times in 2018 — but lower than the 30 to 40 annual launches the company forecasted in 2017." 

Is $15,000 a kilogram for a small payload competitive given increasing supply that will become available line soon? Price drops to opportunity cost of capital? 

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