ISEC SE Architecture Note 18

Architecture Note #18 Published May 2018   The OUTREACH Program:  More than a helping hand 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 importantly, it is…

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May 2018 ISEC Space Elevator Newsletter

May 2018 ISEC Space Elevator Newsletter Welcome to the May, 2018 edition of the ISEC Newsletter! Dear Fellow Space Elevator enthusiast, In this edition, Fitz’s Architecture Note is about how we need to begin an outreach program to show others how Space Elevators fit into the future, Dr. Swan introduces us to another intern from last year’s…


Riding The Multi-Stage Elevator

Riding the Multi-stage Space Elevator First you need to get to Kiribati in the central Pacific Ocean, probably via Hawaii. As you approach, you will see a cluster of tubes rising from the terminus platform. The platform is floating and is stabilized in the same way as an oil exploration platform. When preparations are complete,…