Spaceflight, taxes and bingo, an unlikely link to Britain, Bigelow Aerospace and New Mexico

by | Oct 16, 2007 | Seradata News | 0 comments

Space Politics has a blog post about the UK’s moves towards manned spaceflight with links to my articles on flightglobal.com and some interesting comment

Meanwhile Nevada based-Bigelow Aerospace is promoting its space based bingo game. Its leaders may not know this but bingo is a popular game amongst the UK’s older members of its working class. But don’t let European class differences stop you from indulging in some fun!

Sadly for New Mexico legislators there is no money to be won by Bigelow’s bingo game as the southern US state finds itself hindered in collecting taxes by its own rules. As a Briton I will decline to comment on tax collection in North America…

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