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US wants to privatize International Space Station: report

Phys.org - Mon 12 Feb 18

Could the International Space Station become a commercial venture run by private industry?

Donald Trump planning to turn International Space Station into commercially-run property venture

The Independent - Mon 12 Feb 18

White House will end federal funding for orbiting laboratory in 2024 - leaving the facility's future open to question

The Trump administration wants to turn the International Space Station into a commercially-run venture

The Washington Post - Sun 11 Feb 18

The White House's plan to end federal support of the orbiting laboratory and privatize it would likely run into strong opposition.

How the private space industry could take over lower Earth orbit — and make money off it

The Verge - Fri 16 Feb 18

The Trump administration wants to end direct NASA funding for the International Space Station by 2025 — but that doesn’t necessarily mean the US will stop sending people into ...

Trump wants to defund space station, make it a private venture - CNET

CNET - Mon 12 Feb 18

An internal NASA document obtained by CBS News suggests the White House plans to stop funding the ISS after 2024, turning it over to private industry.

Report: Trump Administration Wants to Take ISS Private

Geek.com - Mon 12 Feb 18

Not only does the White House plan to end support for the International Space Station after 2024, but it wants to take the orbiting lab private. The Trump administration is reportedly working ...

NASA Budget Proposal Plans End of NASA Funding of ISS, Seeks Commercial Transition

SPACE.com - Mon 12 Feb 18

NASA’s fiscal year 2019 budget proposal will include plans to end funding for the International Space Station in 2025, but leaves open the possibility of handing part or all of the station ...

Trump wants to privatize the International Space Station

Daily Mail - Mon 12 Feb 18

The Trump administration is thinking about privatizing the International Space Station, according to NASA documents obtained by the Washington Post.

Trump administration hopes to privatize ISS after 2024

Engadget - Sun 11 Feb 18

If the US government plans to stop funding the International Space Station at the end of 2024, there's a big question: what happens next? Hand the keys over to the private sector, ...

The Trump administration is reportedly moving to privatize the International Space Station

TechCrunch - Sun 11 Feb 18

 The Trump administration is planning to privatize the international space station instead of simply decommissioning the orbiting international experiment in 2024, according to a report ...

The Trump administration aims to privatize the International Space Station: report

The Verge - Sun 11 Feb 18

In January, The Verge reported that the Trump administration was preparing to end US support for the International Space Station by 2025, prompting outcry from Congressional officials. ...

Space Station Supporters Prepare for Budget Battle

SPACE.com - Sun 11 Feb 18

As the administration prepares to release a fiscal year 2019 budget proposal that may call for ending International Space Station operations in the mid-2020s, advocates for the station in Congress ...

Under Draft Trump Administration Plan, ISS Funding Will Be Cut, Station Privatized

Laboratory Equipment - Tue 13 Feb 18

NewsA new frontier of pulling back on the ISS has been unveiled by draft budget documents circulating within the Trump Administration. Staff Author: Seth AugensteinTopics: Space

Who's Going to Buy the International Space Station?

Wired Science - Mon 12 Feb 18

While NASA and space enthusiasts have been talking about privatizing the ISS for years, Monday’s announcement is the first time the idea has been officially endorsed by the White House.

The Trump administration wants to privatize the International Space Station

Fastcompany Tech - Mon 12 Feb 18

NASA documents have revealed that the administration wants to turn the ISS into a facility run by private industry instead of run and funded by governments, the Washington Post reports. The ...

Review: Emerging Space Markets

The Space Review - Mon 12 Feb 18

New space applications, from constellations of broadband satellites to commercial missions to the Moon and Mars, are showing promise in the industry. Jeff Foust reviews a book that offers a ...