SE History Interview – David Raitt

Summary of interview with David Raitt, recorded July 15, 2014 by Mark Dodrill At the time of this interview I had been retired from the European Space Agency for heading on for 5 years and for the last 10 or 12 years, I was the Senior Technology Transfer Officer working at the main R&D establishment at…

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January 2018 ISEC Space Elevator Newsletter

January 2018 ISEC Space Elevator Newsletter Welcome to the January, 2018 edition of the ISEC Newsletter! Dear Fellow Space Elevator enthusiast, In this edition, the ISEC Board is reflecting back on 2017 with our accomplishments, and looking forward to what we want to do in 2018. We also have a story about students who are getting excited about the…

Space Elevator Architecture Note #14

Space Elevator Architecture Note #14 The Functional Delineation of the Galactic Harbour Michael A. Fitzgerald Published December 2017 Personal Prolog This is an Architecture Note.  It is the opinion of ISEC’s Chief Architect.  It represents an effort to document ISEC’s ongoing science and engineering discussions, and is one of many to be published over time.  Most…