The fantasy of orbital fuel depots

credit: NASA / caption: This January 1971 concept image shows an orbital propellant depotBeyond the yes, commercial can do it mantra of the so-called New Space community another of their tenets is how orbital fuel depots will open up this final frontierUnsurprisingly,...

COTS: The Movie(s)

Click here to go to the webpage to see the Quicktime clipNASA has produced two CGI movies of a Space Exploration Technologies and an Orbital Sciences commercial orbital transportation service demonstration programme missionNASA has not released the videos yet but I...